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Safer Animal Trade between China, Lao PDR, Myanmar and South-South Cooperation

30 September 2016 – A workshop titled “Stakeholder Workshop for Cross-border Safer Animal Trade” was held in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China from 11 to 13 September 2016...[More]


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27 September 2016
Emergent Avian
Influenza virus detected in surveillance of migratory birds in Russian
Federation >>>

23 September 2016
Joint LinkTADs - AGAH/GLEWS Webinar on the use of EMPRES-i >>>

19 September 2016
ECOWAS and FAO discuss Animal Health and Production Networks >>>

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Key documents

Adressing avian influenza A(H7N9)

Qualitative risk assessment update (April 2014) >>>

Risk management along the food chain >>>

Surveillance guidelines for uninfected countries in Southeast Asia and South Asia
(November 2013) >>>

Laboratory protocols and algorithms (June 2013) >>>

Guidelines for risk communication messaging (September 2015) >>>

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Other relevant publications

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

Biosecurity guide for live poultry markets >>>

Economic analysis of animal diseases >>>

Strengthening Regional Laboratory Networks in Africa and Asia >>>

Rational use of vaccination for control and prevention of H5 highly pathogenic avian influenza >>>

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From FAO-EMPRES-i website

Frequently Asked Questions

(H7N9 dedicated FAO section)


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