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  The clinical companion of the donkey
Apr. 2018
Produced by The Donkey Sanctuary
Foreword by Professor James Duncan


  African Union Animal Welfare Strategy for Africa (AWSA) 2017 (English)

Nov 2017
Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources
  Feasibility study for the establishment of FMD-free fresh meat producing cattle
subpopulations in Zimbabwe
Oct. 2017
Kevin Queenan, Barbara Häsler,
Royal Veterinary College London,

Jonathan Rushton,
University of Liverpool



  Cost-benefit and feasibility analysis for establishing a foot and mouth disease free zone in Rukwa region in Tanzania



Oct. 2017
Barbara Häsler, Kevin Queenan
Royal Veterinary College

Jonathan Rushton,
University of Liverpool

James Mlangwa,
Sokoine University of Agriculture,



  Workshop report : Global Animal Health Workshop 2017 - Good Regulatory Practice for the Marketing Authorisation of Veterinary Products in an African Context



Jun. 2017
Health for Animals
  The Cape Town Call to Action : Sustainable Aquaculture Development on the African Continent



Jun. 2017
Adopted by the participants of the African Aquaculture Policy Day, World Aquaculture Conference, 30 June 2017 (Draft)
  OIE Global Animal Welfare Strategy


May. 2017
  LEGS : Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards : Second edition (2014)

Apr. 2017
  RIFT VALLEY FEVER IN NIGER : Risk assessment


Mar. 2017
  Animal health in development – Its role for poverty reduction and human welfare


Mar. 2017
Jonathan Rushton, Arvid Uggla, Ulf Magnusson (EBA, Sweden)
  Under the Skin : The emerging trade in donkey skins and its implications for donkey welfare and livelihoods


Jan. 2017
The Donkey Sanctuary

Opportunities for Integrating Livestock Agriculture and Wildlife Conservation

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
3-4 November, 2016

Nov. 2016
Organised by the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area (KAZA TFCA) Secretariat,
in collaboration with the Animal & Human Health for the Environment And Development
(AHEAD) Programme and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)


  OIE 6th Strategic Plan (final version)
Jan. 2016
[ 2016 - 2020 ]

The Pan African Strategy for Control and Eradication of Peste des Petits Ruminants


Dec. 2015
African Union Commission
  Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance
Nov. 2015
World Health Organisation (WHO)
  CPW Fact sheet n° 3 : sustainable wildlife management and animal health
Sep. 2015
The Collaborative Partnership on Sustainable Wildlife Management (CPW)
  Veterinary Services in the EAC : A Report prepared to facilitate MRA Negotiations for Veterinary Professionals
Jul 2015
EAC and GIZ / Hook International Consultants
  Food safety and informal markets: Animal products in sub-Saharan Africa
Jul 2015
K. Roesel & D. Grace (ILRI).
  Review of Evidence on Antimicrobial Resistance and Animal Agriculture in Developing Countries
Jun 2015
D. Grace (ILRI).
  Facilitating safe trade: how to use the Terrestrial Code to set health measures for trade in terrestrial animals and products
Mar 2015
OIE International Trade Department
  LEGS : Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards : Second edition (2014)

Mar 2015
  Livestock Development Strategy for Africa (LiDeSA)

Nov. 2014
African Union Commission
  KENYA : Strategic Plan for the Elimination of Human Rabies (2014 - 2030)

Sep. 2014
Zoonotic Disease Unit (Kenya)
  African Livestock Futures :: Realizing the potential of livestock for food security, poverty reduction and the environment in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Aug 2014
Mario Herrero, Petr Havlík, John Murray McIntire,
Amanda Palazzo & Hugo Valin.
Office of the Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Food Security and Nutrition and UN System Influenza Coordinator (UNSIC).


  Agricultural adaptation to climate change in the Sahel: Expected impacts on pests and diseases afflicting livestock.
Aug 2014
Mario Younan, USAID
  Community-Based Animal Health Workers in the Horn of Africa : An Evaluation for the Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance.
Aug 2014
Tufts University, USAID, VetWork-UK and the Feinstein International Center.
Authors : Tim Leyland, Raphael Lotira, Dawit Abebe, Gezu Bekele, Andy Catley


  Reducing Climate-sensitive disease risks
Jul 2014
World Bank
  EAC Livestock Policy (2014)

May 2014
East African Community (EAC)
  Food safety in East Africa: Report of a stakeholder workshop organized by the International Livestock Research Institute and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations


Feb 2014
ILRI (Cristobal Verdugo, Tezira Lore)
  Aid and Trade for Livestock Development and Food Security in West Africa
Feb 2014
Wageningen UR Livestock Research
  AU-IBAR Strategic Plan 2014 - 2017


Dec. 2013
African Union Commission

  Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) manual for samples collection and transportation and biosecurity during clinical field investigations in the SADC Region


Nov 2013

  TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE THROUGH LIVESTOCK : A global assessment of emissions and mitigation opportunities


Sep 2013

  Mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions in livestock production
Jun 2013
FAO, Animal Health & Production Paper 177

  High-Level Technical Meeting (HLTM) to Address Health Risks at the Human-Animal- Ecosystems Interfaces
Feb 2013
Mexico City, Mexico
15-17 November 2011


  Economic analysis of land use policies for livestock, wildlife and disease management in Caprivi, Namibia, with potential wider implications for regional transfrontier conservation areas

Feb 2013
Technical Report to the Wildlife Conservation Society’s AHEAD Program and
the World Wildlife Fund. 84pp.
  SADC TADs project: Scientific symposium on foot
and mouth disease in SADC & Joint SADC/AHEAD workshop on reconciling livestock health and wildlife conservation goals in southern Africa: strategies for sustainable economic development

Oct 2012
PROCEEDINGS. Organized by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) FANR Directorate, SADC TADs Project, and the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Animal & Human Health for the Environment And Development (AHEAD) Programme. Phakalane, Botswana

  SADC Phakalane Declaration on the adoption of non-geographic approaches for the management of foot-and-mouth disease


Oct 2012
Phakalane, Botswana
  OECD - Livestock diseases : prevention, control and compensation schemes
Aug 2012
Study on the analysis of the animal health management system in different countries: Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada and France


  ILRI - Mapping of poverty and likely zoonoses hotspots

Jul. 2012
ILRI, Nairobi, Kenya

  Legal study on the regulations on the application of sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)


Jun 2012
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretariat
  ILRI and World Bank High Level Consultation on the Global Livestock Agenda to 2020 - Consultation Report

Mar. 2012
February 12 - 13, 2012
ILRI, Nairobi, Kenya


Avian influenza in Africa, targeting vigilance

Nov. 2011
CIRAD Perspective Santé

Marie-Noël de Visscher, Véronique Chevalier,
Nicolas Gaidet-Drapier

  Wildlife in a changing climate
Dec. 2011
FAO Forestry Paper 167

edited by Edgar Kaeslin, Ian Redmond and Nigel Dudley


  EAC Protocol on Cooperation in Health (Health Cooperation) 2011

Jun 2011
East African Community (EAC)
  OFFLU review of avian influenza surveillance and epidemiological projects in some European, African, and Asian countries

Feb. 2011
Gounalan Pavade, Laure Weber-Vintzel,
Keith Hamilton, Alain Dehove,
Cristóbal Zepeda



EAC Strategy on Transboundary Animal Diseases and Zoonoses 2011

East African Community (EAC)
  Bastiaensen P., Planté Caroline, Knopf Lea, Njeumi F, Kock R., Mtei B. & Vallat B. (2010) Global eradication of rinderpest : the final act (presentation at the 18h Annual Conference of the Flemish Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics).

Oct. 2010
22 October 2010, KATHO Roeselare, Belgium.

  SOUTHERN AFRICA TRADE HUB : Developing the SADC approach to SPS issues (USAID/Southern Africa)

Aug. 2011
Michael Jensen
  SOUTHERN AFRICA TRADE HUB : Case Study: SPS Issues and Regional Trade in Livestock and Livestock Products in the SADC Region (USAID/Southern Africa)

Aug 2010
Dermot Cassidy
  SOUTHERN AFRICA TRADE HUB : Assessment of the Status of Implementation of the SPS Annex to the SADC Protocol on Trade (USAID/Southern Africa)

Aug 2010
Dermott Cassidy
  Best practice guidelines for live bird markets
(French only)
Jul 2010
FAO ECTAD Bamako, Mali
  Foot-and-mouth disease and market access : challenges for the beef industry in southern Africa(I. Scoones, A. Bishi, N. Mapitse, R. Moerane, Mary-Louise Penrith, R. Sibanda, G. Thomson & W. Wolmer)

Jul 2010
Pastoralism, Vol 1, n° 2

  OIE 5th Strategic Plan (final version, September, 2010)
Sep. 2010
[ 2011 - 2015 ]
  Qualitative assessment of the commodity risk factor for spread of foot-and-mouth disease associated with international trade in deboned beef (D J Paton, M Sinclair, R Rodríguez)

Nov 2009

  Constraints in the market chains for export of Sudanese sheep and sheep meat to the Middle East


  LEGS : Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards : Raising Awareness, Ensuring Uptake [ Post-publication activities 2008 to 2010 ].

Nov 2008
Concept note prepared for the Nov. 2008 SADC Livestock
Technical Committee meeting.

  Contributing to 'One World, One Health'
Oct 2008
A Strategic Framework Document : FAO, OIE, WHO, UNSIC, UNICEF and the World Bank
  SADC Protocol on Trade : SPS Annex
Jul 2008
  FAO - OIE Global Strategy for the prevention and control
of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
Mar 2007
  SADC Animal Health Yearbook 2007
Full pdf version (18 Mb)
  FAO - LEAD : "Livestock's long shadow" :
environmental issues and options
Full pdf version (19 Mb)
Download chapters here

  European Union Animal Health Strategy (2007 - 2013)
  SADC Highly pathogenic notificable avian and
pandemic human influenza preparedness and response plan


Aug 2006
  SADC Windhoek declaration
Apr 2006
  Animal Health Policies, Evaluation of Veterinary Services and the Role of Livestock Breeders in the Surveillance of Animal Diseases.
OIE/AU-IBAR/FAO Regional Seminar, N’Djamena, Chad


Feb 2006
  OIE 4th Strategic Plan
May 2005
[ 2006 - 2010 ]
  WTO Agreement on Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary measures
  SADC Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan
  OIE Meeting on the Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever in the Arabian Peninsula and its implications for animal and human health and livestock trade, Sharja (United Arab Emirates).
Nov 2004


  FAO - OIE Global Framework for the Progressive Control of Transboundary Animal Diseases ( GF-TADs )
May 2004
  OIE First Global Conference on Animal Welfare (Paris, France)
Feb 2004
  OIE - OAU Meeting "Seminar on animal disease surveillance and emerging diseases" (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

Jan 2002
[ French only ]
  WHO Technical Report : Future trends in Veterinary Public Health
WHO Technical Report
Series 907
  The Cape Town Call to Action : Sustainable Aquaculture Development on the African Continent

Adopted by the participants of the African Aquaculture Policy Day,
World Aquaculture Conference, 30 June 2017 (Draft)


Jun. 2017
  Report of the OIE Regional training seminar for OIE Focal points for aquatic animal diseases, held in Swakopmund, Namibia
Jun 2010
  The Windhoek Declaration on an aquatic biosecurity framework for southern Africa
Oct. 2009
  Recommendations of the OIE Regional seminar on
“OIE international standards, a lever for growth in the fisheries
and aquaculture sector in Southern Africa”, held in Maputo, Mozambique.
Jun 2008
  Report of the OIE Regional seminar on
OIE international standards, a lever for growth in the fisheries and aquaculture sector in Southern Africa”, held in Maputo, Mozambique (html browsable version)
Jun 2008

  Recommendations of the FAO Workshop on Development of
an Aquatic Biosecurity Framework for Southern Africa
(Lilongwe Workshop), held in Sunbird Hotel, Lilongwe, Malawi.
Apr 2008


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