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  • Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture: Newsletter No. 64


     A cow grazing. Credit: ©FAO/Hoang Dinh Nam
  • Call for technical cooperation in soil carbon stock changes
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A boy playing with a dog in front his home ©FAO/Hoang Dinh Nam

Educate, vaccinate, eliminate: achieving zero human deaths from dog- transmitted rabies by 2030

Today, on the occasion of World Rabies Day, WHO, OIE and FAO are calling on countries to accelerate efforts to combat rabies in three steps

28 September 2016. The World Health Organization (WHO), the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) are reiterating their call for a world free from human rabies transmitted by dogs by 2030 [...]


Emergent Avian Influenza virus detected in surveillance of migratory birds in Russian Federation

 Photo: © www.CreativeNature.nlFAO is advising countries to be on high alert for possible spread of a virus detected recently in wild birds at Lake Ubsu-Nur in the Tyva Republic of Russian Federation [...]