Food safety

Codex Trust Fund


Building Codex Globally

The new FAO/WHO Codex Trust Fund was officially launched in July 2016 at the 39th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission. The Codex Trust Fund will run for 12 years and support over 100 eligible countries to build strong, solid and sustainable national capacity to engage in Codex where international food standards are established.

Call for Action

Representatives from 18 countries and organizations met in Geneva, Switzerland on 18 - 19 November 2015 and launched a Call for Action to scale up the support to the FAO/WHO Codex Trust Fund. See presentations from the event below. All stakeholders with an interest in ensuring full and effective engagement of all countries in the Codex Alimentarius Commission are invited to complete the form:

Sign the call for action