Epidemics and disease flare-ups after disaster situations

20/09/2010The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) works diligently to address emergency responses and recovery. Where transmissible and non-transmissible animal and zoonotic diseases occur after disastrous situations, FAO applies its knowledge of veterinary public health, epidemiology and crisis management in its effort to reduce disease risks, mitigate the impacts, and encourage public health communications