To increase food security in the Caribbean region by decreasing the risk of livestok production losses due to foreign, endemic and zoonotic animal diseases.
The One Health Animal Disease Recognition and Response Workshop is funded as part of the "One Health, One Caribbean, One Love" project through the ACP-EU Cooperation Programme in Science and Technology and is being supported by the 10th European Development Fund SPS Project: "Support to the Forum of Caribbean States in the implemention of the commitments undertaken under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA): Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures".
|Welcome||Dr Auria King-Cenac, Chairperson||Chief Veterinary Officer, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Production, Fisheries, Cooperatives and Rural Development|
|Opening Prayers||Dr Felix Jaria||Director of Agricultural Services, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Production, Fisheries, Cooperatives and Rural Development|
|Welcome Remarks||Mr John King||Representative in the Eastern Caribbean States, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture|
|Greetings from CaribVet and FAO||Dr Cedric Lazarus||Livestock Development Officer, FAO|
|Remarks||Prof Chris Oura||Team Leader, EU/ACP funded One Health Caribbean, One Love Project, School of Veterinary Medicine, UWI|
|Remarks||Dr Darius Gabriel||Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Food Production, Fisheries, Cooperatives and Rural Development|
Dr Chris Oura, UWI SVM
Dr Cedric Lazarus, FAO
Dr Karla Georges, UWI, SVM
Dr Fidelis (Fidel) N. Hegngi, USDA, APHIS Veterinary Services