International Organization for Biological Control (IOBC)
Organisation internationale de lutte biologique (OILB)
Organización Internacional de Lucha Biológica
Internationale Organisation für Biologische Bekämpfung
1956 Paris France
Founded after ratification of statutes which had been drawn up by provisional committee appointed in 1953, by 12th General Assembly of B-XB2698 - International Union of Biological Sciences (IUBS). First steps had been taken at International Entomological Congress, 1948, Stockholm (Sweden). Originally referred to as International Commission for Biological Control -- Commission internationale de lutte biologique contre les ennemis des cultures (CILB). Subsequently referred to as International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC) -- Organisation internationale de lutte biologique contre les animaux et les plantes nuisibles (OILB). Restructured, and present statutes adopted, 30-31 Mar 1971, Rome (Italy). Scientific Member of IUBS, acting as its Section of Biological Control. Registered in accordance with Swiss Civil Code.
Promote environmentally safe methods of pest and disease control.
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General Assembly (every 4 years); Executive Council; Executive Committee; Autonomous Regional Sections (6); Working Groups (9); Commissions (1).
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