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World Mosquito Day

August 20 is World Mosquito Day, an annual public health awareness day supported by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and its partners (in Europe ECDC – https://ecdc.europa.eu/en). CDC works with domestic and international partners to prevent outbreaks… Read more ›

World Pest Day initiatives in Europe and around the globe

World Pest Day – 6th June 2017. World Pest Day initiatives in Europe and around the globe: Argentina, Austria, China, the European Union, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Italy, Mexico, Peru, Serbia, Slovenia, Switzerland, the UK, Uruguay and the USA. You… Read more ›

21 Pest Management Associations from around the world to form the Global Pest Management Coalition

In the margin of the Global Summit of Pest Management services for Public Health and Food Safety in New York last April, the NPMA with the support of CEPA organised a meeting with Pest Management Associations from around the world… Read more ›

CEPA General Assembly 14/6/2017

CEPA General Assembly 14/6/2017 – Henry Mott, newly elected CEPA Chairman, accepting his new position and thanking Bertrand Montmoreau, Past Chairman, for his contributions over the past four years. (LtR: Frederic Verwilghen, Bertrand Montmoreau, Henry Mott).   CEPA General Assembly… Read more ›

6 June 2017 has been declared “World Pest Awareness Day” to serve as a reminder of how professional pest management helps protect our quality of life

Brussels, Belgium, 6 June 2017 The Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA) has joined forces with FAOPMA (Australasia) and NPMA (USA), its counterparts around the globe, to create awareness with citizens all over the world for the important role… Read more ›

World Pest Awareness Day

June 6, 2017 has been declared World Pest Awareness Day. The purpose of this initiative jointly organised by CPCA, FAOPMA, NPMA and CEPA is to create awareness with citizens all over the world for the manner in which professional pest… Read more ›

Commission Implementing Decision

Commission implementing decision pursuant to Article 3(3) of Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council on monitoring traps containing attractants to insects CEPA, representing the European associations of pest management, is highly concerned regarding the… Read more ›

Global Summit of Pest Management Services for public health and food safety

The first US edition of the bi-annual joint NPMA/CEPA initiative drew close to 200 attendees from all 5 continents. Dr. John Simmons, Managing Director of Acheta Consulting, a presenter at the event, said that “the second Global Pest Management Summit… Read more ›

Pestex, London, UK

As always the technical presentations and panel sessions at Pestex were of superior quality and registered high attendance rates. A standout among the panel discussions was a debate with Julie Girling (MEP), Malcolm Harbour (former MEP and policy advisor at… Read more ›

Grünauer Tagung, Dresden, Germany

350 pest management professionals attended the Grünauer Tagung Conference, a bi-annual event held in a green suburb of the beautifully restored city of Dresden, in the north-eastern corner of Germany. They came to listen to industry experts speaking about the… Read more ›