Funding opportunities

Calls for tenders

Organisation and implementation of training activities on the evaluation and registration of plant protection products and the control of their use and marketing mainly for EU Member States under the ‘Better Training for Safer Food’ initiative

Deadline for application: 16 September 2011
Identifier: EAHC/2011/BTSF/05

The call for tender covers the organisation and implementation of training activities on:

  1. The valuation and registration of plant protection products (Course 1),
  2. The control of the use and the marketing of plant protection products (Course 2).

Course 1 will aim at ensuring that all MS are operating a consistent approach to post-Annex I compliance checking and re-registration of plant protection products and to reduce the potential for legal challenges to both the EU Commission and to individual Member States from companies alleging that procedures have not been followed;

Course 2 will focus on topics related to the control on the use and the marketing of pesticides which have been identified as presenting a higher concern in terms of lack of harmonisation and measures to be taken.