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The IPPC Financial Committee (FC) meeting held in Rome - new membership continuing the good work

Posted on 星期四, 14 六月 2018, 09:32

The IPPC Financial Committee (FC) meeting was held from 7-8 June, 2018, at FAO-HQ, Rome, Italy, just before the CPM Bureau meeting which commenced on 11 June, 2018. The meeting was chaired by Greg WOLFF (Canada - new FC Chair), opened by Jingyuan XIA, IPPC Secretary, and attended by Lois RANSOM (Australia - FC member), Kyu-Ock YIM (Republic of Korea - FC member), Lucien KOUAME KONAN (Côte d’Ivoire - FC member), Craig FEDCHOCK (IPPC Adviser) and Marko BENOVIC (Budget and Planning Officer of...

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ePhyto Project Technical Committee Meets in Dublin

Posted on 星期三, 06 六月 2018, 13:02

The ePhyto Project Technical Committee(PTC)/ePhyto Steering Group (ESG) met during the week of May 28 in Dublin, Ireland. The meeting was graciously hosted by the Irish Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine. The meeting was successful on a number of levels. The PTC agreed that the ePhyto Hub is now open for business, meaning that interested IPPC Contracting Parties with the capacity to do so may now begin to integrate their existing national systems into the Hub. The PTC also prese...

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Be ready for the 2018 IPPC Regional Workshops!

Posted on 星期五, 01 六月 2018, 17:08

The IPPC Secretariat started the process of coordinating the organization of the 2018 IPPC Regional Workshops since January. This year again, IPPC Regional Workshops shall be organized in the following seven regions: Africa, Asia, Latin America, Near East and North Africa, Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Southwest Pacific and the Caribbean. All IPPC contracting parties (CP) from these regions are welcome to attend these workshops. The dates and places of the 2018 IPPC Regiona...

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The IPPC Implementation and Capacity Development Committee sets its house in order

Posted on 星期二, 29 五月 2018, 14:58

The 2nd meeting of the IPPC Implementation Capacity and Development Committee (IC) was held between 21 and 25 May 2018 at FAO-HQ in Rome, Italy with Ms Olga LAVRENTJEVA (Estonia) presiding as the IC Chairperson.

The IC discussed thoroughly the governance and strategic directions of their work to ensure that the work is focused on the CPM priorities and that efficient, clear and transparent processes and procedures are in place.

The IC agreed to establish two new IC Sub-grou...

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Fumigation requirements and amendments to ISPM 5 draft ISPMs for another round of IPPC's member comments!

Posted on 星期五, 25 五月 2018, 12:08

The Standards Committee working group (SC-7), met on 21-23 May 2018 in Rome and had intense and fruitful discussions on two draft ISPMs. The 2018 SC-7 was led by Mr Nico Horn (The Netherlands) as the chairperson for this year’s working group. The SC-7 consists of seven SC members - one representative per FAO region. They had detailed and in-depth discussions on the draft standards that were comment...

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The IPPC Standards Committee approves four draft standards for first consultation!

Posted on 星期一, 21 五月 2018, 16:14

The IPPC Standards Committee (SC), with 27 participants representing all seven FAO regions and led by their Chairperson, Mr Ezequiel FERRO (Argentina) met on 14-18 May 2018 in Rome for yet another intense and productive week.

The SC reviewed four standards drafted by different expert groups in 2017 and approved all drafts for submission to the first consultation period (1 July – 30 September 2018, through the Online Comment System):

  1. Revision of ISPM 8: Determin...

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    Fourth meeting of IYPH Steering Committee held at FAO HQs

    Posted on 星期一, 30 四月 2018, 14:50

    From 23 to 25 April 2018 the International Year of Plant Health Steering Committee of the IPPC (“IYPH StC”) held its fourth meeting at FAO headquarters in Rome.

    Led by Chairperson Ralf LOPIAN (Finland), and supported by the IPPC Secretariat, twenty participants and six invited stakeholders took part in the meeting.

    Mr Shoki AL-DOBAI, Integration and Support Team Leader, welcomed participants on behalf of the IPPC Secretariat and recalled the good progress made towards the IYP...

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    The Successful Completion of the Thirteenth Session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM-13)

    Posted on 星期五, 27 四月 2018, 09:50

    The Thirteenth Session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM-13) was successfully completed on 20th April 2018 in FAO-HQs, Rome, Italy. After adoption of the Report on CPM-13, Mr Jingyuan Xia, IPPC Secretary Xia, made conclusion remarks by highlighting ten major achievements obtained in this CPM-13:

    1) Organized a series of activities to showcase the 2018 IPPC annual theme “Plant Health and Environmental protection”, including a keynote address delivered by Dr Cristiana ...

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    CPM-13 Special Topics Session on Plant Health and Environment Protection

    Posted on 星期五, 27 四月 2018, 09:44

    A Special Topics Session on Plant Health and Environment Protection was held on 19 April 2018 during the 13th Session of the Commission for Phytosanitary Measures. The Session aimed at promoting the IPPC 2018 annual theme “Plant Health and Environment Protection”. Four speakers briefed the CPM audience and clearly demonstrated the relevance and linkage between plant health, environmental protection, climate change, food security and human health.

    • Prof Vernon Heywood, Eme...

      标签: CPMplant healthenvironmental protection
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      The CPM Bureau meeting held at the margin of the CPM-13 in April 2018

      Posted on 星期四, 26 四月 2018, 15:25

      The CPM Bureau meeting was held on 11th-13th April before CPM-13 and on 20 April 2018 after CPM-13 with participation of seven Bureau members as well as the representatives from the IPPC Secretariat and FAO Legal Office. The meeting was chaired by the CPM Chairperson, Ms Lois Ransom (Australia), and opened by Mr Jingyuan Xia, the IPPC Secretary.

      The meeting started with the discussion of the action points of the October and December 2017 and March 2018 Bureau meetings followed by pr...

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      CPM-13 side session on gene sequencing and molecular technologies

      Posted on 星期四, 26 四月 2018, 08:50

      Successfully organized by the IPPC and the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO) Secretariats on 17 April 2018 at FAO HQ, the session informed IPPC contracting parties and stakeholders about gene sequencing and molecular technologies for plant pests diagnosis. Early diagnosis and rapid response are crucial in any effort to reduce the risk of entry and spread of plant pests into an area.

      Ms Françoise Petter, EPPO Deputy Director, informed ...

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      Highlights from CPM-13 for Implementation Facilitation

      Posted on 星期二, 24 四月 2018, 16:01

      The Chair of the Implementation and Capacity Development Committee (IC), Ms Olga Lavrentjeva, presenting the first report of this IPPC governing body. © IPPC Secretariat

      CPM-13 (2018) has been rich in achievements for Implementation facilitation activities.

      This year, the first report of the newly formed Implementation and Capacity Development Committee (IC) was presented to CPM, outlining the framework of IC activities. In her report, the Chair of the IC, Ms Olga La...

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      CPM-13 delegates deepen their knowledge on resource mobilization for plant health

      Posted on 星期五, 20 四月 2018, 17:43

      The IPPC Secretariat organized a CPM side session on Resource mobilization for Plant Health on Wednesday 18 April.

      Ms Sarah Brunel, Implementation Facilitation Officer chaired the session and recalled that having the appropriate financial resources for NPPOs to implement the IPPC and its standards sustainably and effectively is an long-lasting challenge. NPPOs often struggle for support and the financial resources to conduct their activities and may not be fully aware of all resourc...

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      CPM-13 Side Session on the 2020 International Year of Plant Health held at FAO HQ

      Posted on 星期五, 20 四月 2018, 17:42

      A side session on the 2020 International Year of Plant Health (IYPH) was held in the Plenary Hall at the FAO Headquarters in Rome on Thursday 19th April at the margins of the Thirteenth Session of the Commission of Phytosanitary Measures (CPM-13). The session, co-organized by the secretariat of the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC), was opened by Dr Shoki Al-Dobai, IPPC Integration and Support Team Leader at the presence of over 60 participants. Speakers included Ms Marcella...

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