Regional Office
 

Animal Health and Production

Working in close coordination with the Animal Production and Health Division (AGA) at FAO Headquarters:

  • assists and coordinates a multi-disciplinary programme to promote new developments of the livestock sector in countries of the sub-region;
  • cooperates in formulation of livestock development policies with special emphasis on restructuring, modernization or revitalization of the livestock sector;
  • supports capacity building in animal production and health services;
  • analyses the economic and technical constraints to developing sustainable systems of animal production and associated animal products processing industries;
  • assists in the formulation of integrated livestock development projects and advises on all aspects from production to consumption;
  • cooperates with all relevant institutions and NGOs active in the subregion, in particular the European Association for Animal Production;
  • promotes the organization of, and participates in technical meetings with livestock research and educational institutions involved in the livestock sector;
  • assists in the identification and formulation of technical assistance programmes and projects and provides technical backstopping to the implementation of such projects;

CONTACT

Animal Production and Health Officer: Andriy ROZSTALNYY

NEWS

 

National Food Agency capacity development workshop on brucellosis aspects for prevention and control

Within the framework of the EU funded "Support for brucellosis prevention and control in Georgia¨ -inception phase (UTF/GEO/002/ GEO) project, FAO organized the first National Food Agency of Georgia (NFA) capacity building workshop on brucellosis, focusing on prevention and control.
5-6 March 2014, Tbilisi, Georgia