FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

APPPC pre-Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM) Meeting

09/03/2021-09/03/2021 Virtual, Bangkok, Thailand

The IPPC boasts a network of international partners from all over the world and working to protect plant health. This year the fifteenth session of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM-15) has been scheduled on 16 March, 18 March and 1 April 2021 by virtual means. The provisional agenda and documents were sent by IPPC (https://www.ippc.int/en/cpm-sessions/cpm-15/), which were already circulated for your kind information and necessary action.

It is normal practice to hold a pre-CPM meeting prior to the start of the CPM. As the CPM-15 will be held virtually this year.   

Provisional APPPC pre-CPM meeting agenda with proposed date on 9 March 2021 at 09:00-11:00 hrs., Bangkok Time.  

Time

Agenda

Responsibility

09:00-09:10

Welcome, objective and agenda of the program

APPPC Secretariat

09:10-09:30

CPM 8.1/8.3. Adoption and implementation plan of the IPPC Strategic Framework (SF) 2020-2030.

Mr Thomson

09:30-09:50

CPM 9.3/11.2 Adoption of ISPMs. List of topics for Standard Setting, Implementation, and Capacity Development.

2021 Call for Topics

Dr. Lihong

09:50-10:10

CPM 13 ePhyto, plan for the region

 

Australia

10:10-10:20

CPM 14.3 International Day of Plant Health. Members need to understand the expectation from IPPC and how members can support this proposal.

Dr. Lihong

10:20-10:50

Review of APPPC Work Programme

Dr Yim

10:50-11:00

Any other business and closing of the program

All the participants and Chair