La peste de los pequeños rumiantes

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FAO and OIE working group building global strategy for Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR)

In January 2013, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) created a new mechanism to enhance the protection of...

FAO project boosts capacity building in Southern African countries fighting small ruminant plague

FAO is currently partnering with the three countries to prevent further spread of the disease through the regional Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) of the Sub-regional Office for Southern Africa, based...

Towards a strategy for the control of Peste des Petits Ruminants in the Arabian Peninsula

FAO Sub-Regional Office for the Gulf Cooperation Council States and Yemen (SNG), the Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa (RNE), the Animal Production and Health Division, and...

FAO moving forward on prevention and control of PPR and other diseases affecting small ruminants

Livestock production forms an integral part of any survival strategy. In several countries, pastoralists and agro-pastoralists depend on livestock to meet their household nutritional and income requirements, with major income...

FAO and partners develop joint strategies for PPR control in East Africa

FAO recently organized two workshops in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to work with development partners in East Africa to map out strategies to curb the economic damage caused by the deadly...