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RANEMA FLU is an interactive self-teaching/learning tool developed by CIRAD and FAO on the prevention and control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI).  RANEMA-FLU uses recreational and interactive scenarios while covering the following topics: Introduction to avian influenza; surveillance of the HPAI; Avian Influenza and wild birds; Introduction to Risk Analysis and available resources.

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From August 25-29, 2014 the Train the Trainer Workshop on RANEMA-FLU was held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic with technical and financial support of USDA-APHIS and CIRAD and the coordination of the CaribVET...

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Ticks were the topic of a 3 days meeting of the Ticks and Tick Borne Disease Working Group (TTBDWG) held at the Blue Horizon Hotel, Christ Church, Barbados November 17-20, 2014. Sponsored by CIRAD (ResisT* and Epigenesis* projects) and CaribVET,...
Worldwide concern of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza is growing with new outbreaks reported in poultry in Europe, Canada and Asia. On Dec. 16th, US authorities have reported finding wild birds in Whatcom county (Washington state), bordering...
In late November, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) of Ottawa in Canada reported 2 outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5) in the province of British Columbia based on preliminary testing and clinical signs. On Dec. 9th, the OIE...
Somewhere in Trinidad, there is a Parson Brown orange tree that bears the sweetest oranges in the island. According to Margaret, she did not find sweeter oranges in the Caribbean or in the world. It is HER Parson Brown tree. It is her cherished tree...
The Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA) held a Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Simulation workshop on 15 to 17 September, 2014 at Central Farm, Cayo District. The exercise codenamed “Baymen’s Clan” (*) was funded by the BAHA, IDB, FAO, PAHO and...

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The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) is seeking to identify Consultants with expertise in SPS related...

The project,  One Health, One Caribbean, One Love',  funded by the EC/ACP  is currently offering a...

CIRAD, CMAEE research Unit has 1 position for post-doctoral researcher, within the frame of the Epigenesis projet. His/her main research...