This video aims to raise the knowledge of farmers and relevant stakeholders on lumpy skin disease (LSD) and how to reduce its spread and transmission...
In the context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh, FAO piloted the initiative with support from BRAC and funding from the United States Agency for International...
This video provides practical steps on how to implement biosecurity to tackle African swine fever (ASF) in pig farms, including cleaning and disinfecting...
This publication equips private veterinarians with updated information on notifiable animal diseases in Myanmar, passive surveillance and information...
This programme profile describes how FAO ECTAD in Asia and the Pacific region works with Member Nations to strengthen their animal health capacity and...
The MCM OT is part of the operational tools of the Tripartite Zoonoses Guide. It provides a standard stepwise approach for countries to establish or...
This guideline aims at supporting countries in the elaboration and planning of active surveillance schemes at national level for the monitoring and...
Guidelines for African swine fever (ASF) prevention and control in smallholder pig farming in Asia: Monitoring and surveillance of ASF
This guideline provides guidance for government officials in defining surveillance objectives, establishing ASF-related case definitions and reporting...
Guidelines for African swine fever (ASF) prevention and control in smallholder pig farming in Asia: Culling and disposal of pigs in an ASF outbreak
This guideline provides guidance on planning and conducting pig culling and disposal operations in smallholder settings including other relevant actions,...
Guidelines for African swine fever (ASF) prevention and control in smallholder pig farming in Asia: Farm biosecurity, slaughtering and restocking
This guideline provides information on biosecurity, slaughtering and restocking practice in smallholder pig farming system which are designed for use...
Guidelines for African swine fever (ASF) prevention and control in smallholder pig farming in Asia: Clean chain approach for ASF in smallholder settings
This guideline outlines the principles of an ASF clean chain system for smallholder pig producers in Southeast Asia. It provides recommendations on...
This document highlights FAO ECTAD's works with the Department of Livestock and Fisheries (DLF) on the implementation of AMR cross-sectorial strategy...
The JRA OT is part of the operational tools of the Tripartite Zoonoses Guide and is intended for use by staff from national ministries responsible for...
The SIS OT is part of the operational tools of the Tripartite Zoonoses Guide and is developed to support national authorities to establish or strengthen...
Monitoring and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria from healthy food animals intended for consumption
This guideline provides guidance in the development of AMR surveillance plan for food-borne bacteria, underscoring the key elements for harmonized AMR...
Taking a Multisectoral, One Health Approach : A Tripartite guide to addressing zoonotic diseases in countries
This guide provides country ministries and agencies with lessons learned and good practices identified from country-level experiences in taking One...
Results snapshots from 2015 to 2022
Strategies, sops, guidelines and policy briefs developed
Projects have been implemented acrcoss the region
Professionals trained to improve their skilss to prevent, detect, and respond to animal health threats
Laboratories in 20 countries can perform diagnostic test using FAO endorsed procedures
Laboratories improved their monitoring and surveillance of AMR through Atlass missions
Value chain studies identifying high-risk disease transmission zones/areas published
Publications, reports and manuscripts published to increase veterinary academic resources
Countries utilized FAO capacity assessment tools to improve national disease preparedness
Countries withh established targeted surveillance programs in place (live bird markets)
Sustainable Development Goals contributions
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