Title of the activity
SPS notification workshop and participation in the National Congress of the Poultry Sector
Activity Type
The holding of the SPS notification seminar and participation in the national poultry congress will allow Guatemala to expand the knowledge of its officials and the private sector on the SPS agreement and will in turn encourage the proper implementation of this agreement.

Guatemala has requested support to work, review and guide the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food, and the Ministry of Health on pending notifications within the commitments of the WTO Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures Agreement. The objective of the seminar is to conclude with the review of pending notifications, so that Guatemala can be up to date with pending notifications. Also, make presentations on WTO issues regarding notifications and commitments in the National Poultry Congress.
Host Country
Ciudad de Guatemala
Trade topic
Sanitary and phytosanitary measures
Start Date
End Date
Activity Level
Target Audience
Government officials
Key Result
1. Government officials are implementing WTO Agreements and fully realising Members' rights and obligations
Key Output
1.1: Government officials have enhanced knowledge about the WTO Agreements, formulation of trade policies and conduct of trade negotiations
7. National seminars and workshops – Assistance to needs assessment