WPA. 1 Our European consortium on sharka containment is designed to become a source of knowledge and expertise to support policy-makers, regulatory bodies, extension services and other stakeholders. WPA.1 is aimed at providing: - Cultivation guidelines to restrict the virus - Recommendations for the implementation of an Early warning system, assessing the risk of occurrence of unknown PPV variants in EU and new PPV outbreak - Procedures for a risk management system for developing strategies to manage new PPV outbreak or PPV variants.
WPA. 2 SharCo aims to provide an interactive platform for stone fruit producers and end-users. The aim of WPA.2 is to facilitate the uptake and use of the knowledge and tools generated in SharCo.