IOBC-WPRS is one of six Regional Sections of the International Organisation for Biological Control. IOBC was established in 1955 to promote environmentally safe methods of pest and disease control in plant protection.

Members of WPRS are individual scientists, governmental, scientific or commercial organisations from 24 countries of Europe, Mediterranean region and the Middle East. IOBC-WPRS encourages collaboration in promoting feasible and environmentally safe methods of pest and pathogen control. Find out more about the aims and objectives of IOBC-WPRS.


Meetings & Activities

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Update: Several IOBC-WPRS meetings had to be postponed due to the current COVID-19 situation. More information see Meetings & Activities page.

New Meeting Announcements:

Important Approaching Deadlines:

IOBC-WPRS Council-Convenor Meeting, 29.11.-01.12.2019 in Belgrade, Serbia

We had a great time in Belgrade with great people, inspring discussions, fruitful brainstormings and lots of fun!

More information: Programme, Convenor Activity Reports, Presentations, Photos and Video


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