Gozo Consultation Session on sustainable use of pesticides
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The Malta-EU Steering and Action Committee (MEUSAC) together with the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority (MCCAA), is organising a consultation session on Directive 2009/128/EC establishing a framework for Union action to achieve the sustainable use of pesticides. This Directive, which needs to be transposed into Maltese law by December 2011, aims at protecting human and environmental health. Further information on the Directive is available here,
The session is of particular interest to:
§ Farm Advisory Services;
§ Producer Organisations;
§ Pesticides’ dealers; and
§ The general public.
This session, which was planned for September 22 and cancelled due to a low response, has been rescheduled for Thursday, November the 10, 2011, at 6.00pm, at the NGOs Centre, Il-Madonna tar-Rummiena Street, Xewkija.
The session will be conducted in MALTESE.
The opening address will be given by Dr Chris Said, Parliamentary Secretary for Consumers, Fair Competition, Local Councils and Public Dialogue.
Interested participants are requested to register for this session by not later than noon Friday, November 4, 2011 by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.