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TWO KEY PROGRAMMES

GHSA

Five action packages
  • Zoonotic diseases
  • Biosafety and biosecurity
  • National laboratory systems
  • Workforce development
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • EPT

    Four projects
  • Avian influenza
  • MERS
  • Africa Sustainable Livestock 2050
  • Emergency Stockpile
  • LATEST STORIES

    Animal health emergencies remain among the most challenging situations a...
    18 June 2021
    When Shukla Parial heard that cattle in her village were...
    08 June 2021
    A fully restored animal health diagnostic laboratory in Aleppo city...
    31 May 2021

    IN NUMBERS

    75percent of recently emerging infectious diseases affecting humans are of animal origin
    60percent of all human pathogens are zoonotic
    35countries with improved animal health capacities
    4707professionals trained in one year

    DOCUMENTS

    Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health Annual Report (November 2019–October 2020)
    This past year, as the leading global centre for animal health emergency management, the Food ...
    09 June2021
    Adapting targeted support to Kuchi pastoralists in Afghanistan for COVID-19
    Kuchi pastoralists, numbering around 2.4 million people in Afghanistan, are one of the region’s most ...
    21 November2020
    Mongolia: Anticipating the 2020 dzud
    This overview showcases how FAO and IFRC anticipated a harsh winter season (known locally as ...
    01 September2020
    COVID-19 1_Screen Shot 2020-07-16 at 12.40.54 PM.png Coordinating from an animal health perspective during a human pandemic
    An animal health incident coordination group covering COVID-19 For people around the world at high risk ...
    16 July2020