Welcome to the Southern African Society for Plant Pathology!
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, we’ve seen many events shift from in-person to virtual gatherings. Training programs, conferences, conventions and meetings have been cancelled left and right. While nothing can quite replace the unique benefits of face-to-face gatherings, virtual events can accomplish surprisingly powerful results.
We’ve created a new “Virtual Hub” to keep SASPP members up to date with upcoming seminars, meetings & events. Members will also be informed about upcoming events via the email notification system.
SASPP members are welcome to submit news articles, & information regarding upcoming events, to be published on our website.
Information should be relevant, and is subject to approval by the SASPP secretary, Dr. Cornel Bender.
The UN General Assembly proclaimed 2020 as a year to recognize and protect plant health. The year is expected to increase awareness among the public and policy makers of the importance of healthy plants and the necessity to protect them in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
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