FAO Representation
Viet Nam

FAO EPT+ Proposal: Characterizing Influenza Viruses Posing Rissks as the Next Global Pandemic - OSRO/INT/001/USA

To minimize the risk for the emergence and spread of new pandemic influenza disease threats by specifically identifying influenza viruses in swine and avian populations, improving knowledge on fundamental drivers, directional movements/circulation patterns and spread-related risks of influenza viruses, and their strengthening surveillance at national and regional levels. To serve as a pilot project that will improve significantly, the current knowledge base in specific countries and part of the sourth and southeast Asia region, but also as a springboard for a more thorough and complete approach that can be applied to other countries and regions.

Donor : USA
Budget : $2,750,000