PRA Workshop: 2nd to 6th July 2012

The Centre of Phytosanitary Excellence (COPE) in collaboration with East Africa Phytosanitary Information Committee (EAPIC) with support from United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Competitiveness and Trade Expansion Program (COMPETE) conducted a Regional Pest Risk Analysis (PRA) training workshop in Nairobi, Kenya from 2nd to 6th July, 2012 at Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS). The purpose of the workshop was the harmonization of Phytosanitary regulations for the region for food security crops (maize, beans and rice) inorder to reduce costs related to these commodities and encourage their faster and safer movement in trade.