25 April 2012
FAO Animal Production and Health Division e-newsletter n. 40
CONTENTS: 1) Kenyan authorities tackle increase in rabies. 2) Working Paper: Poverty mapping in Uganda – Extrapolating household expenditure data using environmental data and regression techniques. 3) Guidelines 6 and 7 are now available in French. 4) Informe: Plan nacional de acción para la conservación, mejoramiento y utilización sostenible de los recursos genéticos animales de Colombia. 5) FAO recently issued an alert on Egypt and Libya, both hit by foot-and-mouth disease. 6) Workshop for the Focus Area “Reduced discharge”. 7) 4th European Symposium of Porcine Health Management. 8) Veterinary Day 2012. 9) Workshop for the Focus Area “Restoring value to grasslands”. 10) Video: Who is who in animal welfare.
Author/Organization: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Topics: animal health, animal welfare/general concepts, disease control, dog population management, education, environment, food security, livestock