Simulation exercise: Highly pathogenic avian influenza in Benin

24 to 27 July

Dr. Yao Akpo, Director of Livestock at the Department of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of Benin, Cotonou, informed the OIE that the Benin Veterinary Services were organizing from 24 to 27 July 2018 with USDA-APHIS1 support a tabletop simulation exercise on highly pathogenic avian influenza.

The exercise aims to retest the effectiveness of the contingency plan against highly pathogenic avian influenza in Benin.

1 USDA-APHIS: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States of America Department of Agriculture

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