Review of Developing Country Needs and Involvement in International Standards-Setting Bodies

This report aims to review those international standards-setting organisations that are of greatest interest to developing countries and to assess ways in which developing country participation can be enhanced. It focuses on five international standards-setting organisations that are of primary interest to developing countries, namely: International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), Codex Alimentarius Commission (Codex), Office International des Epizooties (OIE) and International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC).



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Classification:Publications with Development Focus
AuthorsKerry Preibisch, Oliver Masakure, Spencer Henson
Other bibliographical information:Centre for Food Economics Research, Department of Agricultural and Food Economics, The University of Reading, UK.