REMESA is a new structure, a framework for mutual cooperation with the capacities to supervise and encourage the development of future projects and animal health programs on both sides of the Mediterranean. Its overall objective is to improve the prevention and control of animal diseases in the Mediterranean region.


  • To facilitate access, exchange and sharing of information on a regular basis.
  • To improve Epidemiosurveillance.
  • To strengthen prevention and control measures.
  • To distribute efforts for preparation of emergency response plans.
  • To develop and synchronize the emergency response plans.
  • To facilitate cooperation between research centres, laboratories and universities.
  • To represent the central interface to facilitate the organization of human, material and financial resources, and relationships with institutions.