Training workshop on identification and monitoring incidents of Severely Hazardous Pesticide Formulations (SHPFs) in Republic of Congo

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Agenda15.83 K
Liste des participants18.12 K
Report8.58 MB


The training workshop brought together 30 participants of ministries responsible for pesticide management and regulation, enumerators that will conduct pesticide use surveys, and other experts. Its achieved objectives were to:

  • Present the proposed activities of the project;
  • Present an overview of the Rotterdam Convention and key obligations
  • Present Article 6 of the Rotterdam Convention of SHPFs;
  • Present and discuss procedures to identify SHPFs;
  • Discuss survey techniques to assess pesticide use and risks in the field;
  • Elaborate work plans for the implementation of the field survey in the targeted regions.
  • Discuss the status of the implementation of the key obligations of the Rotterdam Convention with DNA such as import responses

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