The project aims to strengthen institutions and operational and management capacities in Cambodia and the Lao PDR in operating cost-effective sanitary and phytosanitary systems that facilitate trade and protect health. The project focuses on GMS trade in agriculture, food, and forestry products for which sanitary and phytosanitary measures for plant health, animal health, and food safety apply.
The project seeks to establish, strengthen, and implement the following:
It will selectively strengthen food safety capacities of private food handling enterprises and restaurants in tourist areas. The project is being implemented by the national authorities in the countries.