Manejo integrado de plagas y plaguicidas

New e-learning course on Highly Hazardous Pesticides


The FAO Pest and Pesticide Management team and FAO e-learning Academy, together with the European Union, the Swedish Chemicals Agency, and the partners of Inter-Organization Programme for the sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC): UNITAR, the World Bank, ILO, WHO, OECD, UNDP, UNIDO and FAO, are happy to announce the launch of the e-learning course: "Highly Hazardous Pesticides".

The course is part of FAO work to support countries identifying risk mitigation measures and sustainable alternatives to HHPs use.

The course is certified and available free of charge, as a global public good, through the FAO e-learning Academy:

It is also part of a larger training effort to improve the capacities of pesticide registrars through the FAO Pesticide Registration Toolkit.