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Communiqué : Comité directeur intérimaire du PACA
Les 1er et 2 mars 2012, le Comité directeur (CD) intérimaire du Partenariat pour lutter contre l'aflatoxine en Afrique s'est réuni pour la première fois à Maputo (Mozambique). Ses représentants (liste des membres jointe, ...
Communiqué: PACA Interim Steering Committee Ibadan, Nigeria 25‐27 June 2012 Meeting Outcomes
On 25-27 June 2012, the Interim Steering Committee (SC) of the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) conducted its second meeting in Ibadan, Nigeria. The meeting built on the outcomes of its first meeting, ...
Communiqué: PACA Steering Committee Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 30 October - 1 November 2012 Meeting and Outcomes
On 31 October 2012, the African Union Commission (AUC) hosted the launch ceremony for the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA), and inaugurated the PACA SC. The launch coincided with the African Union celebrating ...
Press Release - Uganda holds aflatoxin business meeting
The African Union Commission through the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) is working to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Governments to tackle the aflatoxin challenge in Africa. Furthermore, ...
Communiqué: PACA’s Interim Steering Committee 1-2 March 2012 Meeting and Outcomes
On 1-2 March 2012, the Interim Steering Committee (SC) of the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa met for the first time in Maputo, Mozambique. m
AFLATOXIN CONTROL: BACKGROUND AND KEY PRINCIPLES AS WE WORK TOWARDS A HOLISTIC APPROACH FOR AFLATOXIN CONTROL IN AFRICA
The Aflatoxin problem is a cross-cutting issue that is undermining public health and development efforts. Aflatoxins themselves are highly toxic, cancer causing fungal metabolites known to cause immune-system suppression, ...
Aflatoxin Impacts and Potential Solutions in Agriculture, Trade, and Health
Aflatoxins are naturally occurring toxins produced by certain fungi, most importantly Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus parasiticus. Aflatoxins contaminate many African dietary staples such as maize, groundnuts, rice, ...
Results Updates on AfricaAIMS and C-SAAP,February 2016
Country-focused activities that target the engagement and increased efficiency of African governments to tackle the aflatoxin menace on the continent are priority for the PACA Secretariat. The Africa Aflatoxin Information ...
Communiqué on the Uganda Stakeholders Meeting for Reviewing the Aflatoxin Action Plan and Mainstreaming into the DSIP
This communique presents outcomes of the he Uganda Stakeholders Meeting for Reviewing the Aflatoxin Action Plan and Mainstreaming into the DSIP. PACA has been supporting a number of activities in Uganda including Country ...
Communiqué on the Tanzania Stakeholders Meeting for Reviewing the Aflatoxin Action Plan and Mainstreaming into the TAFSIP
This communique presents outcomes of the Tanzania Stakeholders Meeting for Reviewing the Aflatoxin Action Plan and Mainstreaming into the TAFSIP. The United Republic of Tanzania, in collaboration with the African Union ...