On October 9-12 Katy Lee, IGTC Secretariat, will travel to Pretoria, South Africa for a working visit with IGTC member association South Africa Cereals and Oilseeds Trade Association (SACOTA). During this visit to South Africa, Ms. Lee will advance NAEGA’s UES objectives focused on support and engagement with the IGTC through here attendance at several meetings and events, including:
- The South African Cereals and Oilseeds Trade Association’s (SACOTA) annual general meeting on October 10.
- A presentation to SACOTA on the work of the IGTC, the potential for further collaboration and the potential for funding to implement the projects being driven by the IGTC.
- Attending a meeting with the South African Department of Agriculture and selected government officials on October 11. During this meeting, Ms. Lee will present the IGTC’s work on a number of issues, such as the implementation of electronic phytosanitary certificates and the Cartagena Biosafety Protocol.
A copy of the notice to post for this travel can be found here.