La peste de los pequeños rumiantes

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FAO, WOAH, SADC and AU-IBAR work together towards controlling and eradicating Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) in southern Africa

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Organization for Animal Health (WOAH), SADC and the African Union – InterAfrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) hosted the Third Peste des...

Towards eradication of a devastating ruminant disease despite the COVID-19 pandemic

Small ruminants play a key role in supporting livelihoods, child nutrition and enabling resilience to climate change. About 300 million families worldwide, from the warm Sahel to the cold Mongolian...

Panel discussion on PPR and rabies vaccination highlights diverse One Health approaches to health service delivery

On 6th January 2022, a panel discussion was held to explore the topic of integrated and co-delivery strategies for rabies and peste des petits ruminants (PPR) vaccination. Organised by the...

Training helps prevention, control, and eradication of a contagious small ruminant disease

At a three-day FAO workshop starting today, nine countries around the Black Sea basin learn risk-based approaches to prevent, control, and eradicate Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR), a highly contagious...

Engaging vaccine producers in the control and eradication of peste des petits ruminants

Sheep and goats are one of the most important economic and social assets of poor people who live in rural areas worldwide. According to the World Bank, two thirds of...