Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REU)

FAO/WHO Training Course

Strengthening Capacities for Effective Participation in Codex and Use of Codex Standards, Guidelines and Recommendations

Durres, Albania, 06-08 September 2011

The training course organized jointly by the WHO Regional Office for Europe and FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia with the financial support of Codex Trust Fund aimed at assisting countries with relatively recent membership in Codex to increase their participation in Codex works. Thirty nine participants from eight countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) have participated in the training. The participants included Codex Contact Points and representatives working in food standardization and food control, including Food and Veterinary Services, Ministries of Health and Agriculture as well as Standardization institutions.

Report of the event pdf