Pesticide Risk Reduction

Pesticide Risk Reduction 
FAO’s integrated approach
Regulatory control:
Strengthen regulatory control of  the importation, distribution and use of pesticides

For further information see:
FAO(2010) Guidance on Pest and Pesticide Management Policy Development
Farmer education:
Promotion of IPM to -
  • eliminate pesticide overuse,
  • reduce reliance on pesticides,
  • end use of WHO Class I pesticides

More detailed information about the FAO Regional Pesticide Risk Reduction Programme is available on: