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Convention for the Establishment of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organisation

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Apr 18, 1951
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-000494)
Title (French)

Convention pour l'établissement de l'Organisation européenne et méditerranéenne pour la protection des plantes

Title (Other)

Übereinkommen zur Errichtung der Pflanzenschutz-Organisation für Europa und den Mittelmeerraum

Place of adoption
Paris
Depository
France
Language
English, French
Entry into force
Apr 18, 1951
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Crops/grasses International organization Plant production Pests/diseases Plant protection Wild fauna Protection of species
Geographical area
Europe
Abstract

Objectives: To prevent the introduction and spread of pests and diseases of plants and plant products.

Summary of provisions/Institutional mechanism: A European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organisation is established (art. 1). The Organisation is to act, with FAO, as a regional plant protection organisation under article 8 of the International Plant Protection Convention, 1951. It is to advise, assist and co-ordinate Government measures to prevent the introduction and. spread of plant pests and diseases (art. 5), and to obtain, exchange, study and publish information relating to the same. Schedule 11 contains a list of pests and diseases to be given special attention. This abstract takes into account the 1962 amendment.

(Source: IUCN ELC, 08.2005, based on UNEP Register of International Treaties and Other Agreements in the Field of the Environment, 1996)

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Website
www.eppo.org
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