Second International Phytosanitary conference, KEPHIS Headquarters, Karen, Nairobi, Kenya.
Dr. Suresh,L.M. and Francis Mwatuni: The Government of Kenya, USAID (Feed the Future Program), KEPHIS and COPE have organized the 2nd Phytosanitary Conference from 4th to 8th June 2018, at KEPHIS Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya. The theme of the conference is “Phytosanitary Systems for Safe Trade and food Security”. The conference provided opportunities to discuss phytosanitary systems used in Pest Surveillance, Import Control and Quarantine Regulations, support to industry, Technologies and Innovation, Food safety issues and Cross-cutting issues.
Welcoming Remarks to the conference was done by;
Dr Esther Kimani, Managing Director, KEPHIS
Ann Muigai, Director, KEPHIS Board of Directors
Tina Dooley – Jones, Mission Director, Kenya and Eastern Africa, USAID
Tuituek – MP, member of the Parliamentary committee on Agriculture.
The 2nd Phytosanitary conference was officially opened by H.E. Hon. Jackson Mandago, Governor, Uasin Gishu County, Kenya.
The conference was attended by 110 participants in the first day with delegates from 14 countries in ...