Fourth bilateral meeting between IGTC and the International Seed Federation (ISF)

IGTC and ISF delegates met in Arlington, Virginia on 4 October, to continue discussions on information sharing and plant breeding innovation. For IGTC, this means pragmatic, achievable, effective information-sharing solutions with the ultimate aim of ensuring smooth trade flows of agri commodities. The following specific agenda items were discussed:

  • Updates on regulatory developments and trends in research and innovation
  • Outreach with the food sector and other actors in the value chain
  • Common priorities in global regulatory alignment

A debrief from the meeting was presented to the wider IGTC Policy Team.