International Society for Plant Pathology
Promoting World-Wide Plant Health and Food Security
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Food Security
           
  ISPP Task Force Meetings        
  1999 meeting, Bangkok        
  2003 meeting, Christchurch NZ        
  2008 meeting, Torino, Italy        
  2011 meeting, Darwin, Australia        
  2013 meeting, Beijing, China        
           
  Activities Agreed at the 1999 Task Force Meeting        
  1) Changing Public Policy and Opinions on Global Food Security        
  2) Postgraduate training for plant pathologists in developing countries        
  3) Quantification of the economic impact of some major diseases        
  4) Farmer training in simple disease management: pilot project for cassava in Ghana        
  5) Development of the ISPP Website