The International Organisation for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC - is represented in Latin America by the Neotropical Section (NTRS). The NTRS/IOBC was proposed after a series of discussions initiated during the First Round Table for Biological Control organized by Mario Vaughan (FAO), in Santiago, Chile, in 1984. As a result of the propositions from this initial discussion, Jack Coulson (IOBC-Global President) and Jean-Paul Aeschlimann (IOBC-Global Secretary) initiated contacts with biological control specialists in 1988 for the establishment of the Neotropical Regional Section (NTRS). The NTRS was officially formed in 1989 during the 2nd Round Table for Biological Control, held in Tucumán, Argentina.

Election Results (2023-2027)

Announced the results of the elections for the new board for the period 2023-2027.


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ECE 2023
XII European Congress of Entomology (ECE 2023), which will be held in Heraklion, Crete, on 16-20 October 2023.
XLV Congreso y XXXIV Curso Nacional de Control Biológico
Organizado por la Sociedad Mexicana de Control Biológico A.C. el 26 y 27 de octubre, en formato virtual.
Entomology 2023
5-8 November 2023, National Harbor, Maryland, USA. The theme for Entomology 2023 is Insects and Influence: Advancing Entomology's Impact on People and Policy.
Third International Congress of Biological Control (ICBC3), 24 - 27 June 2024. San José, Costa Rica.
XX IPPC ATHENS 2024- Atenas, Grécia - Period: 01-05 July 2024
27th ICE Congress 2024
27th ICE Congress 2024, International Congress of Entomology, 25-30 August 2024 - Kyoto, Japan.

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Curso Entomologia Básica

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O curso de Entomologia Básica possui a carga horária total de 08 a 280 horas.

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Available Informative report 31 (January 2020).


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