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Mission of VPH FAO Reference Centre

The Centre is aiming to contribute in providing expertise in sustainable capacity building and training across different facets of veterinary public health (VPH). The Centre will focus especially, even not limited to, the Mediterranean and Balkan Region.

In particular the Centre will:

  • contribute to the improvement of disease diagnostic capability;

    • provide technical expert services;

      • advise on surveillance and control on zoonotic agents, such as Brucella spp., Cryptosporidium spp., Echinococcus spp., Escherichia coli, Hepatitis E Virus, Mycobacterium bovis, Norovirus, prions, Rotavirus;

        • provide assistance and initiatives with regard to public awareness for zoonoses;

          • provide assistance and initiatives with regard to food safety along food chain;

            • organize scientific meetings, and educational activities on capacity building, surveillance, prevention and control of zoonotic pathogens, upon request.

              Core values

              Sustainability, food security, food safety and animal welfare

              Published 01-10-2013 in Mission , last update 01-10-2013


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