The Plant Health Quadrilaterals Group (Quads) is a strategic coalition composed of the National Plant Protection Organizations (NPPOs) of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United States. It is not an official treaty organization, but an informal alliance.
PPQ works with the Quads countries to:
Over the past year, the Quads finalized and approved its strategic plan and terms of reference. The Quads also progressed work on implementation and joint APPPC and NAPPO workshops on wood and surveillance.
The Quads’ priorities for standards are:
For more information about the Plant Health Quadrilaterals Group, please contact Stephanie Dubon, Deputy Technical Director of International Phytosanitary Standards at firstname.lastname@example.org.