European Regional Focal Point for Animal Genetic Resources

Regional platform for the support of management, conservation and sustainable use of animal genetic resources

19th meeting of the Assembly of European National Coordinators for Animal Genetic Resources

24 Aug 2013

The 19th ERFP Assembly meeting was held on 24th and 25th August 2013 in connection to the 64th annual meeting of the European Federation for Animal Science (EAAP) in Nantes, France.

Working Documents:
(agenda item)


List of participants
Reimbursement Claim
Reimbursement Policy

Progress report
(ERFP annual progress report)

Financial report
(ERFP financial report)

Country contributions
(Country contributions (adoption of the categories because of the changed FAO/UN scale))

(Further proceeding regarding the ERFP account holder and the generated interests)

Terms of Reference 
(Revision of ERFP Terms of Reference)

Rules of Reimbursement
(Revision of ERFP Rules for Reimbursement)

Secretariat tender procedure
(ERFP Secretariat 2014-2018 process)

Secretariat tender letter
(ERFP Secretariat 2014-2018 process; draft letter to National Coordinators)


Technical visit on 25th August sponsored by CEVA


Saturday 24th August:

Julien Barré, France
“French Animal Genetic Resources”

Frank Begemann, ERFP Secretariat
“ERFP annual progress report”

Frank Begemann, ERFP Secretariat
“ERFP financial report”

Christina Ligda, Greece
“Report from the ERFP Working Group on Documentation and Information”

Elzbieta Martyniuk, Poland
“Report from the ERFP Working Group on Ex situ conservation”

Pierrick Haffray, France
“Management and conservation of French aquaculture genetic resources”

Sunday 25th August:

Elzbieta Martyniuk, Poland
“Report from Task Force Access and Benefit Sharing”

Christina Ligda, Greece
“Report from Task Force Risk Status and Indicators”

Kristaq Kume, Albania
“Evaluation of Current Status of Busha Cattle and development of a regional breeding programme for their conservation and sustainable economic use”

Ante Ivankovic, Croatia
“Study of origin and conservation strategy of the Pramenka sheep breeds as regional transboundary breeds” / “Development of a regional network in function of sustainable breeding programs for transboundary breeds”

Drago Kompan, Slovenia
“Proper way of supports for endangered livestock breeds – SUBSIBREED”

Andreas Georgoudis, Greece
“Development of models assessing the breeds risk status by utilization of population and relevant georeferenced data”

Zhivko Duchev, Bulgaria
“Development of new reports for EFABIS”

Zhivko Duchev, Bulgaria
“Transboundary breeds in CryoWEB”

Eildert Groeneveld, Germany
“Progress report by EAAP WG-AnGR”

Irene Hoffmann, FAO
“Progress report by FAO and summary of country progress reporting on implementation of the GPA”

Coralie Danchin-Burge, France
“Preserving the biodiversity of the French livestock breeds”