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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

    Intersectoral collaborations between the animal and human health sectors to...
    26 September 2019
    In Ghana, early and rapid reporting and notification of animal...
    26 August 2019
    World meat production is projected to double by 2050, most...
    22 August 2019


    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


    FAO ECTAD China Highlights August 2019
    Highlights: FAO China ECTAD attendance at the the Inception Workshop for the FAO Regional Technical Cooperation ...
    17 October2019
    FAO ECTAD China Highlights July 2019
    Highlight: The 7th Veterinary Epidemiology for Executives (FETPV-E) workshop successfully held in Chengdu Under the framework of ...
    26 August2019
    FAO ECTAD China Highlights May 2019
    Highlights: China Field Epidemiology Training Program for Veterinarians trainees supporting epidemiology investigation in China FAO China ECTAD ...
    22 June2019
    FAO ECTAD China Highlights January 2019
    Highlights: Workshop on Case Study Development for Animal Disease Investigation and Surveillance in Qingdao
    08 March2019

    GHSA and EPT countries

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