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Food safety

Press

  • USDA official draws attention to the high-quality protein in beef and the benefits of consuming it in adequate quantities

    During the National Beef Day celebration in Costa Rica, David Klurfeld, National Program Leader for Human Nutrition of the United States Department of Agriculture, extolled the nutritional benefits of moderate beef consumption.

  • Beef sector

    USDA official draws attention to the high-quality protein in beef and the benefits of consuming it in adequate quantities

  • Colloquium Codex

    Latin American and Caribbean countries seek joint strategies to ensure the protection of consumer health in international food trade

  • Codex Colloquium

    Specialists from 14 Latin American and Caribbean countries meet to discuss food safety standards

  • Regional workshop

    IICA and the FDA to train professionals from 13 countries in the hemisphere on the standard for exporting fresh agricultural produce to the United States

Events

  • Technical forum

    Accredited Third-Party Certification Program and Voluntary Qualified Importer Program

  • Workshop

    Using Geospatial Tools for Agricultural Monitoring

  • Workshop

    Canadian Food Inspection Agency Workhsop

1. Food safety, international trade and the fishery sector

08/09/2017

SPS Cariforum Training Videos - Food Safety Fishery Products

The SPS project is one component of the 10th EDF SPS Programme titled: "Support to the Caribbean Forum of ACP States in the implementation of the Commitments Undertaken under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)".

The outcomes of the SPS Project are intended to increase production and trade in agriculture and fisheries which meet international standards while protecting plant,animal and human health and the environment. 

The initiative is implemented by  IICA in collaboration with other institutions and it is funded by the EU.

Audio

  • EEUU de América es uno de los destinos principales de nuestra exportación de productos agrícolas. Actualmente, este país exige que toda exportación de alimentos hacia su mercado cumpla con lo establecido en la Ley de Modernización de la Inocuidad de Alimentos, Ley FSMA.

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