Preventing Food Safety emergencies: INFOSAN, FAO/WHO International Food Safety Authorities Network

Preventing Food Safety emergencies: INFOSAN, FAO/WHO International Food Safety Authorities Network
Oct 2017

This information sheet focuses on the work that the International Food Safety Authorities Network (INFOSAN) – a global network jointly managed by FAO and WHO – is doing to prevent, prepare, and respond to food safety events and emergencies. INFOSAN contributes to efficient prevention and control of cross-border spread of unsafe food through information sharing among countries in case of food safety emergencies. It also fosters a global community of practice among food safety professionals.