Activities per year
The Key objectives for the PHC at present are:
Strengthening resilience and emergency response plans, and contributing to improved surveillance and detection.
Providing scientific evidence to support policy decisions and outbreak management by the Chief Plant Health Officer Scotland
Improving Rural Industry resilience in Scotland by helping to mitigate plant health risks through horizon scanning, trade risk assessments, business resilience and knowledge exchange
Enhancing Scotland’s capacity and capability to respond to threats and assemble scientific evidence by leveraging non-Scottish Govt funded expertise, facilities and data.
Contributing to an expansion of interdisciplinary networks to improve capacity to respond to threats across all plant health sectors.
Engaging effectively with stakeholders of the PHC, providing evidence to meet their needs and encourage uptake of findings.
|Effective start/end date||1/04/22 → 31/03/23|
- Scottish Government: Rural & Environment Science & Analytical Services
UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):
ASJC Scopus Subject Areas
- Plant Science
- 1 Article
Spore dispersal patterns of the ascomycete fungus Ramularia collo-cygni and their influence on disease epidemicsHavis, ND., Kaczmarek, J., Jedryczka, M., Hess, M. & Fang, Z., Mar 2023, In: Aerobiologia. 39, 1, p. 105-118 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile