REPORT
Global Programme for the Prevention and Control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza

September 2008

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      Table of contents



      Executive summary

      PART 1
      Background and update

      The FAO Global Programme for the Prevention and Control of HPAI

        Overview of the Programme
        Global and regional coordination of the Programme
        Funding update

      Disease situation update (January - September 2008)
      The "One World, One Health" Strategy

      PART 2
      Situation assessment and progress made

      Survey
      Operational assistance to countries
      Overall capacities
      Planning and preparedness
      Surveillance capacities
      Laboratory capacities
      Response capacities
      Vaccination
      Compensation
      Biosecurity level
      Coordination
      Communication

      PART 3
      Regional and country programmes

      Asia and the Pacific
      Sub-Saharan Africa
      Middle East and North Africa
      Central Asia
      Europe and Caucasus
      Latin America and the Caribbean

      Conclusion

      Annexes

      ECTAD structure
      Geographic coverage of Regional Animal Health Centres
      List of countries interviewed


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