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August 1999 - March 2003 : AGRER S.A. Consultant

African Development Bank (ADB) project F/STP/DEV-ELV/96/14

“Projecto de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento da Pecuaria” ( P.A.D.P.)
[Support project towards animal husbandry development],
São Tomé, República Democrática de São Tomé e Príncipe

 

  São Tome and Principe  

Position : technical advisor to the epidemio-vigilance unit (UVE) of the PADP in São Tomé.

Topics :

  • institutional support to the animal husbandry directorate of the ministry;

  • support to the land reform act in terms of animal production;

  • knowledge/technology transfer to national counterparts;

  • endemic diseases monitoring (brucellosis, tuberculosis,...);

  • epizootic surveillance and transboundary animal diseases prevention with special reference to the monitoring of the porcine population and prevention of African Swine Fever (ASF) epizootic;

  • strengthening of sanitary police measures and quarantaine;

  • development of national zoosanitary legislation;

  • vaccination campaigns of village poultry (Newcastle Disease);

  • control of straydog populations in the capital;

  • rehabilitation and equipment of national veterinary diagnostic laboratory facilities;

  • rehabilitation and equipment of national slaughterhouse facilities;

  • rehabilitation and equipment of decentralised veterinary services;

  • training of laboratory personnel, animal health assistants and animal health and production extension personnel;

  • active support to smallholders (post – land reform) in terms of input, extension services and micro-credit.

 

 
         
 
African Development Bank, Abidjan, Ivory Coast.    
 
S.A. AGRER N.V., Brussels, Belgium.