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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

    The Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC-AH) Twelfth Steering...
    27 November 2018
    The first cohort of trainees for the FAO In-Service Applied...
    26 November 2018
    The Central Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Conakry, Guinea was officially...
    19 November 2018


    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


    Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health emc-ah-achievemnts-CA2656EN-1cover.jpg Achievements
    The Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC‑AH) is FAO's leading global centre for animal ...
    30 November2018
    FAO China ECTAD Highlights August 2018
    Highlights: The 6th Veterinary Epidemiology for Executives (FETPV-E) workshop successfully held in Xi’an FAO China ECTAD, the ...
    08 November2018
    Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health Annual Report
    Animal health emergencies continue to erupt around the world at an ever-increasing pace. Increased global ...
    05 November2018
    FAO China ECTAD Highlights July 2018
    Highlights: FAO China ECTAD Office and the Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural ...
    27 September2018

    GHSA and EPT countries

    See the dynamic map of the GHSA and EPT programmes
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