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Ebola virus disease: Emerging zoonotic disease

Ebola virus disease (EVD) is also known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever and is considered to be an emerging zoonotic disease. EVD is a severe contagious disease affecting humans and non-human primates. It can be transmitted to humans through direct contact with tissue, blood, other body fluids, and excretions from an infected human or animal...

OIE / WTO International Standards  

In the current trend of globalisation, animal health measures have increasing importance to facilitate safe international trade of animals and animal products while avoiding unnecessary impediments to trade. In light of this, the Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS Agreement) encourages the members of the World Trade...

Recent outbreaks in the Middle East

12/12/2018  Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza,Saudi Arabia,

(Follow up report No.10)

12/12/2018  Biuetongue,Turkey, (Follow up report No.3)

11/12/2018  Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza,Iran,            (Follow-up report No1)

03/12/2018  MERS Ü Cov, Saudi Arabia, (Follow up report No.7)

02/11/2018  Bluetongue, Cyprus, (Follow up report No.1)

All notifications in member countries


We need you to handle Antimicrobials with care

The OIE kicks off World Antibiotics Awareness Week 2018 with a call to action for all animal health stakeholders: “We all have a role to play to protect these invaluable medicines”. To support these efforts, the OIE has developed the WE NEED YOU communication campaign to help stakeholders...  
OIE Situation Report for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza

This report presents an overview

of current disease events reported

 to the OIE by its Members. The

objective is to describe what is happening currently, explain what

we are seeing, and consider what

 might happen next. The epidemio-

logy of avian influenza is complex...



 A new WAHIS+ project to be completed in 2019


The OIE is redesigning and upgra- ding WAHIS to a technologically advanced yet user-friendly form

with many previously unavai- lable features. We call this new platform  WAHIS+. The core of the system

will be completed in 2019,and will continue to evolve...

Agriculture Ministers support OIEcommitment to shape

the future of livestock production.

Last Saturday, the 69 Ministers’ delegations participating in the 10th Global Forum for Food and Agricul-  ture handed over a document with calls for action to the Directors general of the OIE and FAO in order

 to shape the future of a more sustainable, responsible and efficient livestock production...



Global events 2018     


Discover the 2017 OIE Annual Report

Healthy Animals for Better Life


OIE 86 General Session

Paris France

 20- 25 May 2018

2nd Global conference on AMR


29-31 October 2018


 FEI General Assembly. Manama Bahrain

16-20 November 2018


Regional Events 2018



ToT on Animal Welfare, Transportation

by land and by sea

session 1,  Muscat - Oman

27-30 August 2018



 CAMENET Steering Committee

Meeting in Abu Dhabi

7-10 October 2018



ToT on Animal Welfare, Transportation

 by land and by sea

session 2, Muscat - Oman

24-27 September 2018 


ToT on Animal Welfare, Transportation

by land and by sea

session 3,  Beirut - Lebanon

10-12 December 2018



 Interregional meetings 2018



REMESA 16 JPC meeting

Casablanca Morocco

18-19 April 2018

  West Eurasia FMD meeting

Iran May 2018 TBC


Whole Journey Scenario on transportation

by land and by sea jointly with Eastern Europe

 and Latin America countries 

Aqaba, Jordan October 2018



REMESA 17 JPC meeting


November 2018


  OIE/FEI Equine disease status and endorsed control program recognition

 jointly with North Africa countries Marakech Morocco December 2018



 Inter regional Seminar on Zoonotic diseases. Jointly with East Europe office.

Istanbul/Baku TBC










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