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FAO, USAID and SAARC continue building regional preparedness for H7N9 and other avian influenza viruses

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July 2014 – As part of ongoing efforts to reduce the risk of avian influenza in general and H7N9 in particular, FAO gathered experts from seven nations of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to share experiences and build capacities in avian influenza preparedness...[More]


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18 September 2013
FAO launches
emergency projects to fight H7N9 avian flu
(Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific) >>>

16 September 2013
Bird flu viruses could re-emerge in upcoming flu season >>>

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Key documents

Adressing avian influenza A(H7N9)

Biosecurity for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI): Issues and options (PDF) >>>

Biosecurity fact sheet (PDF) >>>

Biosecurity brochure (PDF) >>>

The importance of biosecurity in reducing HPAI risks on farms and in markets (PDF) >>>

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From FAO-EMPRES-i website

Frequently Asked Questions

(H7N9 dedicated FAO section)


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