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Newsletter December 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

Message from Dr. Rudolf Guyer– Director General CropLife AME

East & Southern Africa

- CropLife South Africa Launches New Compendium on the Control of Plant Diseases
- CropLife Tanzania: Responsible Use Training in cashew in the Coastal Region
- Meeting with USDA and USAID
- AfricaBio AGM
- CropLife Africa Middle East, ExCo
- CropLife Uganda
- Anti-Counterfeiting: SMS Scratch Report Pilot Project

North Africa Middle East

- SAGA and SSMO form alliance on training in Sudan
- UAE : UN Agency Calls for Regional Food Body
- Date Palm workshop in Dubai

West & Central Africa

- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire - Training of Agro Dealers
- Rollout of the “Principles of Regulation” (PoR)
- Anti-counterfeiting: Interpol IP Crime Capacity Building
- Sensitization Meeting on Counterfeit & Illegal Pesticides
- Safeguarding Activities in Nigeria
- CropLife Quality Brands for Better Cocoa in Ghana

Newsletter December 2011 [ 6.05 mb ]


Newsletter November 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

CropLife Africa Middle East Holds Annual Conference in Beirut

CropLife International Launches the Declaration for Farmer Choice

West & Central Africa

- Anti-Counterfeiting Training—Ghana

East & Southern Africa

- CropLife Malawi – Special General Meeting
- Container Management – South Africa
- Biotechnology
- ABIC—2011
- CropLife Ethiopia

Regional News

Newsletter November 2011 [ 3.04 mb ]


Newsletter October 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

CropLife International Supports Commitment to Anti-Counterfeiting

West & Central Africa

- IPM Training—CropLife Cameroon
- Partnerships : CropLife Côte d’Ivoire - GIZ
- Study tour to observe obsolete pesticide safeguarding activities in Ghana

North Africa Middle East

- Anti Counterfeiting Endorsement in Egypt
- Pesticides Applicators Training Project Taskforce Meets in Cairo

East & Southern Africa

- Container Management Project Team Annual Meeting
- SADC, Regional Stakeholder Assembly on Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures for Food Safety
- CropLife Madagascar viewed as a valued partner by the Madagascan Customs Authorities
- The Agrochemicals Association Of Kenya / Croplife Kenya Fights Counterfeit Products In The Market
Newsletter October 2011 [ 5.97 mb ]


Newsletter September 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

East & Southern Africa

- East & Southern Africa Hub and Regulatory Workshop
- Roll-out of the Anti-Counterfeiting training programme in East Africa
- Regional Harmonisation
- CropLife Uganda
- Principles of Regulation

West & Central Africa

- CropLife Cameroon: IPM Training
- CropLife Mali: Agro-dealer Training
- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire, Ministry of Agriculture, FAO – Rice Seminar

North Africa Middle East

- Improving Water Productivity in Egypt
- EU to report on considering lifting the ban on Egyptian seeds after E.coli scare
Newsletter September 2011 [ 3.84 mb ]


Newsletter August 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

North Africa Middle East

- CropLife and ACDI-VOCA Launch Master Trainer Programme
- 5th International Conference on GM in Jordan
- OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook Predicts Higher Food Prices.

East & Southern Africa

- Association Management Training: Malawi & Zambia
- Meeting with FAO on the CleanFarms Safeguarding Project and Container Management
- CropLife Ethiopia
- Agrochemicals Association of Kenya Meets With Architectural Association of Kenya

West & Central Africa

- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire – Anti-Counterfeiting activities
- CropLife Cameroon, IPM / Responsible Use Training
- Ghana - CleanFarms Initiative Training Workshop.
- ICCO/Cocoa SPS Africa – Meeting in Abidjan Côte d’Ivoire
- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire signs MOU with GIZ
Newsletter August 2011 [ 3.90 mb ]


Newsletter July 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

West & Central Africa

- Nigeria : INTERPOL Intellectual Property Crime Training Seminar
- Ghana : Pesticide Residue Standards and Assessment Training Workshop
- International Cocoa Organisation (ICCO) - Launch of Cocoa SPS Africa.

North Africa Middle East

- Communications Steering Committee Meets in Brussels
- Stewardship Steering Committee Meeting
- IFAD to alleviate rural poverty and boost Morocco's Taza Mountain zones economy
- ToT- Sudan

East & Southern Africa

- ASP - South Africa
- African Free Trade Area
- Ethiopia to Host WEF Africa in 2012
- ASP - Ethiopia
- TrainingóZambia
- South Africa
- Meeting with USAID Profit
- CropLife Ethiopia
- Responsible Use Training
- CropLife Zambia holds AGM
Newsletter July 2011 [ 3.88 mb ]


Newsletter June 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

East & Southern Africa
 - Plant Biotechnology—SACAU Conference
 - SACAU—Media Release—30 May 2011
 - Biotechnology—AfricaBio
 - ASP—South Africa   
 - UGANDA
    Anti Counterfeiting Campaign
    Container Management /Triple Rinsing Campaign Project
    CropLife Uganda: Responsible Use Training for Arabica Coffee Farmers
    
North Africa Middle East   
 - CropLife Egypt Holds Anti-Counterfeiting Workshop

West & Central Africa
 - Anti-Counterfeiting
 - Building Partnerships

Newsletter June 2011 [ 3.81 mb ]


Newsletter May 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

North Africa Middle East
  - World Bank Supports Tunisian Development
  - Pesticide Applicators Project Progress

West & Central Africa
  - Annual Hub & Regulatory Workshop
  - Anti Counterfeiting
  - Mali - Training of CPPs Dealers
  - ECOWAS Commission

East & Southern Africa
  - CropLife Madagascar
  - ASP South Africa
  - Zambia
  - Namibia
  - Ethiopia

Newsletter May 2011 [ 4.12 mb ]


Newsletter April 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

North Africa Middle East
  - Jordan
  - Anti-Counterfeiting workshop at CAPL-Egypt
  - Pesticide Operator Project-Egypt

The Regional Regulatory Committee (RRC) meets in Geneva

East & Southern Africa
  - Biotechnology
  - CropLife South Africa
  - Malawi
  - Kenya
  - Zimbabwe
  - Uganda
  - Plant Biotechnology – 2011 Regional Network Meeting—Malawi
  - ASP—Obstocks

West & Central Africa
  - Launch Workshop for CropLife Quality Scheme in Accra — Ghana
  - Nigeria             

Newsletter April 2011 [ 4.23 mb ]


Newsletter March 2011

IN THIS ISSUE:

ExCo Strategic Direction
- Executive Committee reviews and updates the Strategic Priorities in an extended meeting in Paris February 2011

Stewardship Steering Committee Meeting

Obsolete Stocks Project Team

West and Central Africa
- IPM/Responsible Use Training of Applicators & Retailers in Côte d’Ivoire
- CleanFarms Safeguarding Project, Ghana
- Meeting with the FAO Regional Office for Africa, Accra, Ghana
- Meeting with Agribusiness & Trade Promotion (ATP)

East & Southern Africa
- ASP South Africa
- Madagascar
- Ethiopia
- Zambia

Newsletter March 2011 [ 3.64 mb ]


Newsletter February 2011
IN THIS ISSUE:

East & Southern Africa
- CropLife Safeguarding Project – Malawi
- CropLife Safeguarding Project – Kenya
- Biotechnology
- UNEP
- Uganda
- COMESA Launches Competition Commission


North Africa Middle East
- Taskforce Meets in Cairo
- Anti-Counterfeiting workshop at CAPL- Egypt


West & Central Africa
- Alliances & Cooperation
- GTZ Cocoa Livelihood Program
- CropLife Ghana
- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire Communication & Cooperation
Newsletter February 2011 [ 3.86 mb ]


Newsletter January 2011
IN THIS ISSUE:

North Africa Middle East
- CropLife AME and ACDI-VOCA meet with MOA-Egypt
- 5th IPR Conference Held in Jordan
- CropLife Egypt Debates Restructuring Plan


East & Southern Africa
- Meeting with CARE—Zambia
- COMESA—ACTESA
- Establishment of a Poisons Information Centre in Uganda
- Plant Biotechnology: Labelling Foods Containing GMO’s – South Africa
- AfricaBio


West & Central Africa
- CropLife Mali
- CropLife Mali-CNFA-Direction Nationale Agriculture / Ministry of Agriculture of Mali Association Management & Alliances - Cooperation
- CropLife Ghana
- CropLife Côte d’Ivoire Communication & Cooperation
Newsletter January 2011 [ 1.38 mb ]