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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

    The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO),...
    22 December 2020
    Positive rabies samples validated by the World Organisation for Animal...
    22 December 2020
    United States Defense Threat Reduction Agency funded regional training of...
    15 December 2020

    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

    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
    FAO EMC-AH Incident Coordination Groups
    This 2-pager presents the Incident Coordination Groups (ICGs) activated and led by FAO’s Emergency Management ...
    05 June2020
    FAO ECTAD China Highlights December 2019
    Highlights: FAO China ECTAD attendance at the FAO-China South-South Cooperation Project on Transboundary Animal Disease Control ...
    13 March2020