COPE in partnership with aBi Trust of Uganda have organized a one-week course on SPS measures scheduled from 22nd to 26th October 2012 to be held mainly at KEPHIS Hq. 11 participants from the private sector in Uganda will be trained.
The Centre of Phytosanitary Excellence (COPE) in collaboration with East Africa Phytosanitary Information Committee (EAPIC) with support from United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Competitiveness and Trade Expansion Program (COMPETE) conduct
From 14th to 18th May, 2012 thirteen Burundi NPPO Staff were trained on Introduction to the IPPC and its international standards for phytosanitary measures; From 21st to 25th May 2012 twelve NPPO staff were trained on Phytosanitary inspection and certification systems; from 28th May to 4th June five NPPO staff were trained on
COPE and COMPETE have partnered to undertake the following proposed activities between May and August 2012, involving six countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda and Ethiopia:
The inaugural Centre for Phytosanitary Excellence (COPE) course was held from 4th to 15th July 2011 at the Kenya Plant Health Inspection Service (KEPHIS) headquarters.
Centre of Phytosanitary Exellence (COPE) is now calling for eligible trainees for the short in-service courses scheduled from 4th July, 2011, at KEPHIS Headquartes in Karen. Courses on offer are:-