European Regional Focal Point for Animal Genetic Resources (ERFP)

The European Regional Focal Point for Animal Genetic Resources (ERFP) is the regional platform to support the in situ and ex situ conservation and sustainable use of animal genetic resources and to facilitate the implementation of FAO's Global Plan of Action for Animal Genetic Resources in Europe.

  • 01.04.2016 -

    Joint ERFP Meeting

    The meeting of the ERFP Working Group on Documentation and Information, ERFP Task Force Collaboration with EU, Task Force on Access and Benefit Sharing and the Ad hoc action: ITWG-AnGR - review group will take place in Bled, Slovenia, from 20th – 22nd June 2016. [more]


  • 01.04.2016 -

    ERFP meetings

    The meeting of the ERFP Working Group Ex Situ Conservation and also to the Workshop: In situ and Ex situ gene conservation jointly organized by the FAO and ERFP will take place at Research Centre for Farm Animal Gene Conservation  (HáGK) in Gödöllő, Hungary, from 12th – 14th April 2016. [more]


  • 14.03.2016 -

    ERFP General Assembly Meeting in Belfast, 2016

    We would like to Announce that General Assembly Meeting will be held in Belfast, UK on the 27th and 28th of August 2016. ERFP Secretariat would like to kindly Invite National Coordinators to make hotel reservation as soon as possible. Since there is a bank holiday weekend and EAAP event at the same time, a lot of hotels will be booked very soon. At the moment two hotels can be recommend:1.    Holiday Inn Express http://www.hiexpressbelfast.com/2.    IBIS Belfast City http://www.ibis.com/gb/hotel-7232-ibis-belfast-city-centre/index.shtml.[more]