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5 ways FAO helps people in emergencies

Disasters, like an earthquake or a violent coup d'état, can strike suddenly, or like droughts and floods, develop slowly. Emergencies are devastating for people everywhere, but for those whose livelihoods or food needs depend entirely on agriculture and natural resources, these disasters can often be overwhelming. FAO addresses emergencies in a variety of ways from early warning and preparedness to [...] Source:: FAO-Zero Hunger

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Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Saudi Arabia

Between 4 July and 12 August 2017, the national IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported 26 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection including six deaths, and two deaths among previously reported cases. Source:: WHO-Disease

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FAO WriteShop 3 on Responsible Management of Bacterial Diseases in Aquaculture, 3-5 August 2017, Putrajaya, Malaysia

Click for enlarged image One of the most serious pathogen groups causing devastating effects to cultured species in aquaculture are bacterial pathogens. However, not so much attention is given to this group because they rarely act as primary pathogens but rather most commonly as opportunistic pathogens on already damaged or severely immunocompromised hosts and there are treatment regimens available. The third WriteShop related to a publication Responsible ...

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6 ways indigenous peoples are helping the world achieve #ZeroHunger

Constituting only 5 percent of the world population, indigenous peoples nevertheless are vital stewards of the environment. Traditional indigenous territories encompass 22 percent of the world's land surface, but 80 percent of the planet's biodiversity. A third of global forests, crucial for curbing gas emissions, are primarily managed by indigenous peoples, families, smallholders and local communities. Indigenous foods are also particularly [...] Source:: FAO-Zero Hunger

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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China

On 11, 14, and 21 July 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of three individual laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China. Source:: WHO – Avian Influenza

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Dengue fever – Côte d’Ivoire

On 6 May 2017, the Ministry of Health (MoH) of Côte d'Ivoire notified World Health Organization (WHO) of a dengue fever outbreak in Abidjan, the capital city of Côte d'Ivoire. Source:: WHO-Disease

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Cholera – Kenya

Since the beginning of 2017, Kenya is experiencing an upsurge of cholera cases. The first cholera outbreak reported in 2017 was in Tana River County. The outbreak started on 10 October 2016 and was controlled by April 2017. Source:: WHO-Disease

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West Balkans Regional Aquatic Animal Disease Diagnostic Manual

This West Balkans Regional Aquatic Animal Disease Diagnostic Manual is a handbook whose main purpose is to facilitate the daily duties at aquaculture farms and provide a useful reference that will answer the majority of practical questions posed by official veterinarians, veterinary inspectors and fish health experts in five Western Balkan countries (Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro and the ...

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Dengue fever – Sri Lanka

From 1 January to 7 July 2017, the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health (MoH) Sri Lanka reported 80 732 dengue fever cases, including 215 deaths. This is a 4.3 fold higher than the average number of cases for the same period between 2010 and 2016, and the monthly number of cases exceeds the mean plus three standard deviations for each of the past six months. Based on sentinel ...

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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China

On 19 June 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of five additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China. On 24 June 2017, the NHFPC notified WHO of 10 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China. On 30 June 2017, the NHFPC notified WHO of six additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection ...

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[COMING SOON] Global Health True Leaders 2016

[COMING SOON] Global Health True Leaders 2016 DOWNLOAD PDF FILE

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[COMING SOON] One Health Community Empowerment

[COMING SOON] One Health Community Empowerment DOWNLOAD PDF FILE

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In-Collaboration with BBPK Ciloto

Continuing a plan of cooperation between the Center for Health Training Ciloto with INDOHUN, held a meeting on Saturday, February 9, 2016 between INDOHUN and BBPK Ciloto. The meeting agreed that INDOHUN will support the government in preparing and enhancing the capacity of the human resources for health in terms of infectious disease control in Indonesia, and there will be another meeting for MOU signing. In doing so, INDOHUN and BBPK Ciloto will cooperate with the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Agriculture, Universities and Professional Association, ...

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International Grant Writing Workshop & Conference

Research and publication are needed to support and foster the policies and strategies development. However, Indonesia has low number of scientific publication. This condition indicates the lack of capability of Indonesian academics in writing fundable grant proposal and journal articles. In order to facilitate the writing capability enhancement of Indonesian academics, Indonesia One Health University Network (INDOHUN) conducts The International Grant Writing Workshop on One Health on 24-26 May 2016 in ...

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Grant Writing Workshop

INDOHUN had successfully conducted The Grant Writing Workshop on One Health on September 2-3, 2015 in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia responding the real needs of Indonesia lectures on developing research proposal. Fifty six lecturers from 32 faculty members attended this workshop with 4 distinguished resource person. Read more...

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Global Health True Leaders Batch 5

Global Health True Leaders is a leadership training that aim to address the lack of leadership skill as well as collaboration across sector and profession within One Health Workforce in tackling zoonotic disease. GHTL Batch 5 was conducted with 5-days-in class training followed by 2-days field work and leadership initiative program in Pontianak, West Kalimantan, Indonesia on August 19-25, 2015. Read more ...

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One Health Community-Empowerment

In order to control zoonotic disease, INDOHUN need to collaborate with all stakeholders across sector, One of the most important part is community, particularly community that located in area with high rate of zoonotic disease. Read more...

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Consolidation Meeting of One Health Community-Empowerment

Consolidation Meeting of One Health Community-Empowerment is a meeting to consolidate INDOHUN member that have conducted community empowerment program in their university. Read more…

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Indonesia Strategic Planning and Coordination Meeting

USAID Indonesia, together with FAO, held a meeting to discuss coordination among partner EPT2 (Emerging Pandemic Threat 2) in Indonesia and develop a strategic plan that can be done together. Read more…

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Consolidation Meeting for Training of Trainers

INDOHUN have two One Health guidelines to be adopted at the university. To implement the guidelines, INDOHUN plans to hold the Training of Trainers activities. Read more…

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