Food safety

Codex Trust Fund

Highlights

The second round of applications for support from the FAO/WHO Codex Trust Fund (Round 2) is open. Eligible countries are invited to submit the relevant application before the deadline 15 October 2017. All application documents can be found under Applying for support.

The Codex Trust Fund supports countries to build strong, solid and sustainable national capacity to engage in Codex. Applications from eligible countries or groups of countries are assessed through a fair and transparent process and successful applications receive support for up to three years.

"Our vision for the new Codex Trust Fund is to have all countries engaging fully and effectively in Codex and reaping the benefits of Codex standards by 2027", Dr Kazuaki Miygishima, Director, Department of Food Safety and Zoonoses, World Health Organization.