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Latest Calls from the IPPC Secretariat

2016 April –Call for members of the International National Year of Plant Health Steering Committee

Размещено on Чтв, 21 Апр 2016, 12:19 None
Deadline on Вск, 15 Май 2016, 00:00

The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) Secretariat is soliciting nominations for appropriately qualified experts to be members of the International National Year of Plant Health Steering Committee.

Nominations from the national official IPPC contact point should be submitted to the CPM Bureau member from your region (with a copy tot he IPPC Secretariat ippc@fao.org) by 15 May 2016.

Please see the Terms of Reference for the Establisment of the IYPH Steering Committee - Call for experts page for more information, including the call letter and other supporting documents.

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2016 April call for discussion papers on sea containers

Размещено on Срд, 20 Апр 2016, 17:03 None
Deadline on Вск, 15 Май 2016, 00:00

As agreed by the Commission for Phytosanitary Measures in its eleventh session in April 2016 (CPM-11 (2016)), the CPM Bureau will discuss the issue of sea containers at their 21-23 June 2016 meeting. The Bureau was requested by the CPM to consider the development of a "set of complimentary actions" which, combined, may offer some value in assessing and managing the pests threats associated with sea containers and to propose such a possible program of complimentary actions to CPM-12 (2017).

IPPC contracting parties and other interested parties are invited to submit discussion papers by 15 May 2016 to the IPPC ...

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Фокус-группа по осуществлению реализации положений МККЗР – Объявление о приглашении эксперта

Размещено on Пнд, 18 Апр 2016, 13:47 None

Секретариат Международной конвенции по карантину и защите растений (МККЗР) обращается с просьбой о выдвижении кандидатур специалистов, обладающих надлежащей квалификацией, для участия в работе фокус-группы по разработке положения о полномочиях и порядке деятельности нового вспомогательного органа МККЗР по осуществлению (реализации положений МККЗР), который заменит Комитет по развитию потенциала (КРП).

Заявки о выдвижении кандидатур от национального официального контактного пункта МККЗР должны быть направлены члену Бюро КФМ от вашего региона (с копией Секретариату МККЗР ippc@fao.org) до 15 мая 2016 г.

Дополнительную информацию и сопутсвующие документы по этому объявлению о приглашении экспертов можно найти на МФП по ссылке: https://www.ippc.int ...

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Workshop Announcement Pre-registration Call for Abstracts: International Training Workshop on Xylella fastidiosa and the Olive Quick Decline Syndrome (OQDS)

Размещено on Птн, 05 Фев 2016, 17:02 None

19-22 April 2016, Bari, Italy

As the workshop has already received registrations exceeding the number of participants that can be accommodated, the pre-registrations closure will be anticipated to Friday 18th of March.

The selection of participants will be shortly undertaken. We apologize in advance if we cannot give a positive answer for your participation. Nevertheless, the first day of the workshop will be streamed online and all documents related to this workshop will be made available.

We thank you for your interest and we look forward other opportunities to collaborate with you.

Thank you for your understanding..

This international training ...

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2016 IPPC Photo Contest: “The Shocking Impacts of Pests” Call for submissions

Размещено on Птн, 15 Янв 2016, 09:10 None

The International Plant Protection Convention Secretariat is launching the second edition of this photo contest entitled “The Shocking Impacts of Pests” which will be open from now until the 29th of February 2016 to anyone willing to contribute to the bigger aim of raising awareness on protecting plant resources, farmers and the environment.

Last year, hundreds of beautiful pictures were contributed from all over the world to the IPPC Photo Contest “Pests without Borders”. This year the pictures should illustrate the negative impacts of pests as well as phytosanitary measures.

The objective of this Photo contest is to raise public ...

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Call for presentations on the successes and challenges of implementation the IPPC at the CPM-11 Session (April 2016)

Размещено on Птн, 18 Дек 2015, 08:36 None

The International Plant Protection Convention Secretariat requests IPPC contracting parties and RPPOs to propose cases of successful experiences or to highlight challenges faced while implementing the IPPC, its ISPMs and Commission for Phytosanitary Measures (CPM) Recommendations for presentation at CPM-11.

The objective of the CPM session is to enable IPPC contracting parties to share their experiences on addressing implementation issues they face and which might be of general interest to other IPPC contracting parties. The session is intended as a forum for contracting parties and RPPOs to report positive solutions to their main challenges or report on issues that were ...

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Call for Experts (TPFQ)

Размещено on Втр, 15 Дек 2015, 10:57 None

The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) Secretariat is soliciting nominations for appropriately qualified experts to take part as members in the Technical Panel for Forest Quarantine (TPFQ) and an invited expert to aid TPFQ in developing a Forest Tree Seed annex to the Standard on International movement of seed (2009-003).

Nominations will be accepted from governments, National or Regional Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs or RPPOs). Nominations should be submitted through the respective NPPO or RPPO official IPPC Contact Point and self-nominations should be supported by an accompanying letter from a government authority.

Please see the 2015 December - Call for Experts ...

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Call for Case Studies

Размещено on Птн, 06 Ноя 2015, 09:22 None

The Implementation Review and Support System (IRSS) has launched a desk study for clarifying and validating the extent to which diversion from the intended use occurs in international trade in plants and plant products. Diversion from intended use is of significant relevance to all contracting parties and occurs when regulated plants, plant products and other regulated articles are used for other than their originally declared purpose after importation. Diversion from intended use relates to fundamental concepts such as pest risk analysis (PRA), appropriate strength of phytosanitary measures and responsibilities of the national plant protection organizations (NPPOs). The issues associated with ...

Тег: deviation from intended useCertificationIRSSstudy
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Call for pictures on Soils and Plant Health

Размещено on Втр, 20 Окт 2015, 18:28 None

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In the framework of the International Year of Soils, the IPPC is preparing a publication on Soils and Plant Health. Pictures are therefore solicited for use in this publication. In particular, we request images with: - soil and soil adherent to plants as a commodity; - methods of inspection of soils; - diagnostics methods for pests of soils; - phytosanitary measures applied to soils.

The resolution of the pictures should be at least 4200 x 3000 pixels. Native camera resolution and a caption should be provided.

For each picture used, captions and authorship will be indicated.

Pictures send them before the 1st November to ...

Тег: IYSInternational Year of Soils
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Call for Phytosanitary Technical Resources

Размещено on Срд, 22 Июл 2015, 16:34 None

Following key decisions of the 10th session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measure (CPM) in March 2015 and the Capacity Development Committee (CDC) 6th meeting in June 2015 the IPPC Secretariat is issuing a call for the collection of following technical resources:

  • Software applications (including mobile apps) for pest identification, diagnosis, surveillance and other activities related to plant health and targeting different audiences.
  • Plant health risk communication resources (targeting different stakeholders, providing understanding of the specific issues of plant protection and pest risk, promoting and explaining pest management decisions, information and education programmes, different risk communication strategies e.g. during ...

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2015 June - Call for Experts (EWG Sea Containers)

Размещено on Срд, 24 Июн 2015, 18:13 None

The International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) Secretariat is soliciting nominations for appropriately qualified experts for an Expert Working Group (EWG) to develop an international standard on Minimizing pest movement by sea containers (2008-001).

Nominations are due by 10 August 2015.

Nominations will be accepted from governments, National or Regional Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs or RPPOs). Nominations should be submitted through the respective NPPO or RPPO official IPPC Contact Point and self-nominations should be supported by an accompanying letter from a government authority.

Please see the 2015 June - Call for Experts (EWG Sea Containers) page for more information, including the call ...

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Call for topics 2015

Размещено on Птн, 05 Июн 2015, 10:09 None

The 2015 call for topics starts on 5 June and ends on 14 August.

As outlined in the IPPC Standard Setting Procedure, a biennial call for topics for the IPPC standard setting work programme is being made . The last call occurred in 2013.

Topics being solicited include the following:

• new topics for International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs)

• new components to existing ISPMs, such as supplements, annexes or appendices

• revisions or amendments to adopted ISPMs, supplements, annexes, appendices or glossary terms

• pests for which a new diagnostic protocol should be developed

• new topics for phytosanitary treatments. Note that specific treatment ...

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2015 April call for discussion papers for the working group to discuss the concept of a commodity standard

Размещено on Срд, 29 Апр 2015, 14:53 None

During its tenth session (16-20 March 2015), the Commission for Phytosanitary Measures (CPM) agreed that the concept of a commodity standard should be determined and agreed to Terms of reference (ToRs) for a working group to discuss the concept of a commodity standard (please find them attached).

The meeting of the working group is scheduled to be held from 20 to 24 July 2015 in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Experts for the working group have been selected by the CPM Bureau.

According the ToRs, the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) Secretariat is issuing a call for discussion papers for this meeting ...

Тег: hot topic
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Second Call for Independent Experts: Establishment of an IPPC Dispute Settlement Expert Committee

Размещено on Срд, 25 Фев 2015, 15:33 None

This call for independent experts is issued with a view to establishing the Expert Committee for the Phytosanitary Dispute between the Republic South Africa and the European Union (IPPC Dispute number 10ZAF01).

The Expert Committee will be established on the basis of Article XIII of the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) and will act in accordance with the IPPC Dispute Settlement Procedures.

Pursuant to the procedure of selection set out in paragraph 27 of the IPPC Dispute Settlement Procedures, on 25 September 2014 the IPPC Secretariat solicited the IPPC Contracting Parties to nominate experts for possible membership to the Expert ...

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