PTIN Steering Group Meeting

Date: May 16, 2011
Location: Big Sky, Montana

The Review of Progress Report was approved by the FSCF and the Steering Group also previewed a supply chain training module being developed by Michigan State University. A second aquaculture food safety module is also being prepared, and the Steering Group discussed ideas for disseminating PTIN training materials. The U.S. recommended new work on laboratory capacity building and export certificates. Thailand proposed new projects on development of risk-based food regulatory systems and training of food inspectors. The World Bank and a Chinese aquaculture firm have joined the Steering Group, and Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines are interested in designating a government representative. The World Bank presented its recommendations for taking Asia Pacific capacity building to the next level.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Upcoming work is expected in areas of :

  • Enhancing MRL compliance
  • Development of guidance on general best practices, and risk communication with regard to MRL compliance, and modernization of food safety systems
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • And continued work on streamlining the use of export certificates in the region through bilateral work with Peru.

The FSCF and the FSCF PTIN Steering Group will meet next in New Zealand in 2021 in either the APEC Seniors Official Meeting (SOM) 1 or 2

RECENT EVENTS

Food Safety Cooperation Forum Conference

May 10, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile

Workshop on Trade Facilitation through an APEC Framework on Food Safety Modernization

May 9, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile

FSCF Partnership Training Institute Network Steering Group meeting

May 8, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile

Workshop on FSCF Partnership Training Institute Network Export Certificate

May 8, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile

Workshop MRL Implementation Tools Showcase

May 8, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile

Workshop on Trade Facilitation by Ensuring a Safer Food Supply through Cross-Border E-Commerce

May 6-7, 2019

Valparaiso, Chile