Azerbaijan: Training on Establishing Pest Free Areas for Market Access

The training will discuss the International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) for establishing PFAs and provide practical guidance in developing and implementing PFA programs to enable greater market access for plants and plant products. Expected participants are phytosanitary specialists of the Azerbaijan Food Safety Agency (AFSA) and Agricultural Services Agency (ASA).

The activity is supported by TA 9500: Modernizing Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures to Facilitate Trade, co-funded by the People’s Republic of China Poverty Reduction and Regional Cooperation Fund and Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund.

Key Documents

Agenda | Azerbaijani

Reference Materials


Global Phytosanitary Environment | Azerbaijani

Organisation of Plant Quarantine | Azerbaijani

Pest Risk Analysis| Azerbaijani

Organization of Plant Protection in Azerbaijan | Azerbaijani

Establishment of Pest Free Areas | Azerbaijani

CAREC Phytosanitary Activities | Azerbaijani

Collection of information for Establishing PFAs | Azerbaijani

Establishment of PFAs for Fruit Flies | Azerbaijani

Ceratitis Capitata Biology, Impact, Phytosanitary Measures, Situation in Azerbaijan | Azerbaijani

Experiences in Establishment of PFAs for Ceratitis Capitata | Azerbaijani

List of Participants – to follow


Watch the CAREC SPS Video (2021)

CAREC Training on Establishing Pest Free Areas (2021)

CAREC Trade Newsletter, March 2022, Issue No. 1 (English version)

CAREC Trade Newsletter, March 2022, Issue No. 1 (Russian version)