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Third MENA Regional Workshop on Harmonisation of GMO Detection and Analysis

Nov 22 2017
Nov 23 2017

The workshop is organized in the context of phase IV of the project “Towards Global Harmonisation of GMO Analysis by Creating and Supporting Regional Networks of Excellence” carried out by the JRC in the frame of the DG SANTE 'Better Training for Safer Food Programme' (BTSF). In line with the aim of the project and as follow up to previous activities conducted in the MENA region, the workshop will be an opportunity for regional participants to review the status of GMO analysis in the region as a basis for tackling technical and organisational aspects for further enhancing GMO-analysis capacities in the MENA region.

More specifically the workshop will be an occasion to:

  • Present and discuss the result of phase 1 of the 'MENANGL GMO screening project'

  • Plan and launch phase 2 of the project

  • Discuss regional midterm priorities and regional approaches



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