Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU)
 

Review of draft International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures

Regional Workshop
17-20 July 2012, Moscow/Bykovo, Russian Federation

One of the main purposes of International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) is to harmonize the approaches and procedures of countries at export and import of plants and plant products. The workshop will focus on the ISPMs shared by International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) for country consultation. The event aims to promote the implementation of the  IPPC and ISPMs.
Representatives of National Plant Protection Organizations of 19 countries (Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Montenegro, Russian Federation, Serbia, TFYR of Macedonia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan) will participate in the workshop, organized jointly by FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia and the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO).

More on the event (including presentations and photos) can be found on the
AGRIS-RJOAS Initiative webpage.