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Stakeholder Workshop to consolidate the development of a Strategic Framework for the Progressive Control of Neglected Animal Diseases in Africa (SF-PROCNADA)

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Dakar, Senegal, 18th-20th December 2013

Final Communique

© 2014 AU-IBAR. Group photo of participants.© 2014 AU-IBAR. Group photo of participants.A stakeholder consultation workshop to consolidate the development of a Strategic Framework for the Progressive Control of Neglected Animal Diseases in Africa (SF-PROCNADA) was held at the hotel Ngor Diarama in Dakar, Senegal, from 18th to 20th December 2013. Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Diop, Executive Assistant to the Minister of Ministry of Livestock, Senegal, officially opened the workshop in the presence of Dr. Baba Soumare, Chief Animal Health Officer, AU-IBAR; Prof. Cheihk Ly, Regional Animal Production and Health Officer, FAO Regional Office for Africa and Dr. Yacouba Samaké, Regional representative of OIE for Africa.

The meeting was attended by 26 participants from Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea/Conakry, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Chad, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Technical experts from AU-IBAR, FAO, IGAD, USDA-APHIS, CIRAD and EISMV also participated in the meeting.

The following were the objectives of the meeting:

  • Review the criteria developed for the identification and selection of Neglected Animal Diseases in Africa;
  • Review and consolidate the key elements and components identified for the formulation of strategic framework for the progressive control of selected diseases.

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Final Communique - Stakeholder Workshop to consolidate the development of a Strategic Framework for the Progressive Control of Neglected Animal Diseases in Africa
Date 2014-01-24 Language  English Filesize 513.44 KB

Communiqué Final - Atelier de consultation des acteurs et partenaires pour consolider le développement d’un cadre stratégique pour le contrôle progressif des maladies animales négligées en Afrique
Date 2014-01-24 Language  French Filesize 587.58 KB