RAP PUBLICATION 2005/29

RAP PUBLICATION 2005/29

Proceedings
Asia Regional Workshop

Implementation,
Monitoring and Observance

International Code of Conduct
on the Distribution and Use of Pesticides

Bangkok, Thailand
26-28 July 2005


FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
REGIONAL OFFICE FOR ASIA AND THE PACIFIC
Bangkok, 2005

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Table of Contents

Foreword

List of Acronyms

OPENING SESSION
Welcome Address by He Changchui Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative

Group Photo

1. New features and recent developments

1.1 Twenty years of Code of Conduct: Lessons learned and future challenges
by Gero Vaagt

1.2 International conventions: Implications to pesticide management
by Gero Vaagt

1.3 Management of Public Health Pesticides - An Urgent Need
by Morteza Zaim

1.4 Strategies for pesticide management: A UNEP perspective
by Cecilia Mercado

1.5 Implementation of FAO Code of Conduct - an industry perspective
by George Fuller

1.6 Pesticide Action Network's perspective on the revised code of conduct
by Jennifer Mourin

2. COUNTRY REPORTS

2.1 Bangladesh
2.2 Cambodia
2.3 China
2.4 Democratic People's Republic of Korea
2.5 India
2.6 Indonesia
2.7 Lao People's Democratic Republic
2.8 Malaysia
2.9 Myanmar
2.10 Nepal
2.11 Pakistan
2.12 Philippines
2.13 Republic of Korea
2.14 Singapore
2.15 Sri Lanka
2.16 Thailand
2.17 Viet Nam

3. Regional overview, pesticide policy and monitoring guidelines

3.1 Regional overview and analysis of country reports
by Gerd Walter-Echols and Piao Yongfan

3.2 Pesticide policy in Thailand
by Picheat Prommoon

3.3 Policy development for rational use of pesticides in Pakistan
by Rasheed Bashir Mazari

3.4 Feedback to new monitoring guidelines

4. Assessment of country monitoring capacities

5. Priorities, strategy plan and recommendations

ANNEXES

ANNEX 1: Workshop programme
ANNEX 2: List of participants
ANNEX 3: National legislation and regulation regarding pesticide management and control
ANNEX 4: Banned and restricted pesticides
ANNEX 5: Institutions involved in Code implementation
ANNEX 6: On-line resources