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Expert Group Meeting on Modernizing the General Agency for Specialized Inspection (GASI) of Mongolia towards an Efficient Trading Environment in North-East Asia

04 July 2012 - 05 July 2012
Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia

Organizers: United Nations ESCAP in cooperation with the General Agency for Specialized Inspection (GASI) Mongolia

The meeting aims to (1) analyze the current status of GASI especially with regard to the capacity of officers, equipments and facilities as well as utilization of ICT measures, (2) to examine policies and regulations in relation to administrative procedures of quarantine and inspection of goods for trade, (3) to identify gaps and challenges in modernizing GASI to conform to international quarantine and inspection standards and practices; and (4) to develop measures for addressing the challenges identified, including capacity building programmes, upgrading equipment and facilities at the lab and border offices and reforming policies and regulations.

More details on the meeting is available on pdf.

Concept Note and tentative Programme

Information Note for Participants


Presenter Title
Ms. Lin Jing (China) The Inspection and Quarantine Mechanism and Quick Customs Clearance
Mr. Seiya Otsuka (Japan) Outline of Animal Quarantine Service
Mr. Motoi Sakamura (Japan)
Mr. Nobuyaki Shibata (Japan)
Ms. Seiki Jun (Republic of Korea) Quarantine and Inspection Services through the Use of ICT
Mr. Kyung Won Kim (Republic of Korea) Plant Quarantine System of Korea
Mr. Sooyeob Lee (Republic of Korea) Quarantine & Inspection of Import/ Export Animals & Livestock Products
Mr. Jae Woo Park (Republic of Korea) Design and Implementation of Risk Management Based Inspection