89th General Session of the World Assembly of OIE Delegates

From 23/05/2022 to 26/05/2022

Paris

12:00pm - 4:30pm (GMT+1:00)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 89th Annual General Session of the World Assembly of National Delegates was held in a hybrid format from Monday 23 to Thursday 26 May 2022. While keynote speakers gathered at the event venue in Paris, Members’ delegations and partners attended remotely.  

During four days, participants from all over the world joined the discussions of the first hybrid General Session. National Delegates have adopted new Resolutions and made commitments to engage in multisectoral emergency management systems. 

Here is an overview of the main outcomes: 

A global event

Nearly 500 participants from 151 countries and territories

joined the event either in person or virtually – including representatives of Members as well as scientists and observers from partner organisations

5 Ministers

addressed the Assembly during the Opening Ceremony 

+500 people connected

to the livestream  

People engaged in the #OIE89GS

 discussion on social media 


Main achievements

0
Resolutions

adopted by Delegates to improve animal health and welfare globally 

0
International Standards 

adopted or revised in the field of terrestrial and aquatic animal disease prevention and control, animal welfare, diagnostic methods and vaccine quality 

Terrestrial Code
0

revised chapters

Terrestrial Manual
0

new
chapters

0

revised chapters

Aquatic Code
0

new
chapter

0

revised chapters

Aquatic Manual
0

revised chapters


6 new animal health status and 2 disease control programmes

were recognised and endorsed

A strengthened network

New centres of scientific excellence  
for a total of 334 Reference Centres located in 47 countries to provide scientific and technical support 

New cooperation agreements  
to respond more effectively to glonal health challenges (view all our cooperation agreements)


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