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(selection of) Seminars, workshops and conferences attended :                                                                          speaker


2nd OIE Global Conference on Biological Threat Reduction. Ottawa
 

2017

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 31 – November 2nd, 2017 : 2nd OIE Global Conference on Biological Threat Reduction : "Enhacing Health and Security for All". Ottawa, Canada.

 

September 11 - 15th, 2017 : 2nd Sub-Regional Pan-African Rabies Control Network (PARACON) meeting 2017. Johannesburg, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationJuly 26 - 28th, 2017 : High-level closing meeting of the Strengthening Veterinary Governance in Africa (VETGOV) Programme. African Union Commission. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Presenter / oral communicationJuly 24 - 25th, 2017 : Launch of the African Platform for Animal Welfare (APAW) and the Africa Animal Welfare Strategy (AAWS). African Union Commission. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

July 3 - 7th, 2016 : Regional training seminar on Regional Harmonisation of Legislation in the Veterinary Domain within the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA). With the support of the OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. Lusaka, Zambia.

June 26 - July 2nd, 2017 : World Aquaculture Society annual congress (WAS 2017) and Aquaculture Biosecurity Special Session and Training Workshop (side event). Cape Town, South Africa.

June 20 - 20st, 2016 : Sixth meeting of Deans of Schools and Faculties of Veterinary Medicine or Sciences in Eastern and Southern Africa. With the support of the OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. Lusaka, Zambia.

June 12 - 14th, 2017 :Global Animal Health Workshop 2017 - Good Regulatory Practice for the Marketing Authorisation of Veterinary Products in an African Context (Health for Animals). Nairobi, Kenya

May 21 - 26th, 2017 : 85th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

May 9 - 11th, 2017 : GALVmed / OIE Stakeholder Workshop on harmonisation of Registration Requirements for Veterinary Medicinal Products in te SADC Region. Johannesburg, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 20 - 24th, 2017 : 22nd Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Swakopmund, Namibia

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 7 - 9th, 2017 : 1st Meeting of the Directors of Rabies Control Programmes in East Africa : "Regional canine rabies elimination : prototype for strengthening intersectoral engagement and global health security agenda"  (GARC, CDC). Nairobi, Kenya

Annual meeting of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa during the 85th OIE General Session, Paris

2016

December 6 - 8th, 2016. 4th OIE Global Conference on Animal Welfare. Guadalajara, Mexico.

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 29 - December 1st, 2016 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for veterinary laboratories in Africa. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Harare, Zimbabwe.

November 22 - 24th, 2016 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for wildlife in Africa and the Middle East (English Speaking). OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Lake Nakuru National Park, Nakuru, Kenya

November 15 - 16th, 2016 : Regional Meeting of the Technical Experts Committee (TEC) and the Control and Eradication Coordination Committee (CECC) for the IGAD Regional Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) Progressive Control and Eradication Strategy. ICPALD / IGAD. Naivasha, Kenya

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 7 - 11th, 2016 : National WTO seminar on the Agreement on sanitary and phyto-sanitary measures (SPS). Moroni, Comoros

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 1 - 3rd, 2016 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for animal disease notifications (WAHIS) in Africa and the Middle East (English Speaking). OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 11th, 2016 : Government of Kenya (GoK) AMR policy briefing meeting, supported by FAO. Nairobi, Kenya

 

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 4 - 7th, 2016 : 7th Eastern Africa Regional Animal Health Network (RAHN) meeting. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

 

September 27 - 29rd, 2016 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for veterinary communication in Africa (English Speaking). OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Bamburi Beach, Mombasa, Kenya

September 14th, 2016 : Workshop on how to sustain the SEGA One Health network (Surveillance Epidémiologique et Gestion des Alertes) of the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC). Ebène (Port Louis) Mauritius

Presenter / oral communicationAugust 31st, 2016 : World Customs Organisation (WCO) operational workshop in preparation for “Operation ACIM” : Action against Counterfeit and Illicit Medicines. Shanzu, Mombasa, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationAugust 11 - 12th, 2016 : Fifth meeting of Deans of Schools and Faculties of Veterinary Medicine or Sciences in Eastern and Southern Africa. With the support of the OIE-SRR Southern Africa. Maputo, Mozambique.

August 8 - 10th, 2016 : Regional training seminar on Regional Harmonisation of Legislation in the Veterinary Domain within the East African Community (EAC). With the support of the OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. Arusha, Tanzania

August 5th, 2016 : Launch of the inter-ministerial National Rabies Elimination Coordination Committee (NRECC), tasked with implementing the 2014 National Strategic Plan for the Elimination of Human Rabies in Kenya (2014 – 2030), Nairobi, Kenya.

May 22 - 27th, 2016 : 84th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 6 - 7th, 2016 : African Union Review and Assistance Conference on the implementation of
UN Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004) in Africa. African Union Commission, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 21 - 24th, 2016 : WHO Epidemiology and Laboratory training on isolation, antibiotic susceptibility testing, molecular characterisation of AMR and ESBL producing food borne pathogens (Salmonella spp and E. coli). KEMRI, Nairobi, Kenya

2015

Presenter / oral communicationDecember 1 - 3rd, 2015 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for veterinary products in Africa and the Middle East (English Speaking). OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Entebbe, Uganda

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 13 - 15th, 2015 : First OIE - AVTA - GALVmed Regional Conference on the role of veterinary para-professionals in Africa : linking veterinary para-professionals and veterinarians. Pretoria, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 9th, 2015 : Wildlife Forum at the XIV World Forestry Congress (WFC),
Collaborative Partnership on Sustainable Wildlife Management (CPW). Durban, South Africa

Presenter / oral communicationAugust 10 - 11th, 2015 : Fourth meeting of Deans of Schools and Faculties of Veterinary Medicine or Sciences in Eastern and Southern Africa. With the support of the OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. Nairobi, Kenya

Presenter / oral communicationJuly 27 - 29th, 2015 : Technical partners meeting of the AU African Animal Welfare Platform (APAW),
Naivasha, Kenya

Presenter / oral communicationJuly 14 - 15th, 2015 : Stakeholders forum of the Tanzania Livestock Modernization Initiative, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

June 9 - 11th, 2015 : Inaugural conference of the Pan-African Rabies Control Network (PARaCoN). Pretoria, South Africa

May 24 - 29th, 2015 : 83nd General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 21 - 23th, 2015 : FAO - OIE Inter-Regional Conference on "Rift Valley Fever : new options for trade, prevention and control". Hotel Sheraton. Djibouti, Djibouti.

March 30 - April 2nd, 2015 : FAO - OIE Global Conference on the control and eradication of peste des petits ruminants (PPR). Hotel Sofitel. Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

February 17 - 20th, 2015 : 21st Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Rabat, Morocco.

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 16th, 2015 : OIE Seminar "Development public–private partnerships to support Veterinary Services”, World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Rabat, Morocco.

January 20 - 22nd, 2015 :3rd OIE Global Conference on Aquatic Animal Health : riding the wave to the future. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel Sheraton, Ho-Chi-Minh City, Vietnam.

2014

Presenter / oral communicationDecember 15 - 17th, 2014 : Joint FAO – Switzerland second Pan-african Codex Alimentarius capacity-building workshop (in collaboration with CCAFRICA). Codex Alimentarius Commission, Kampala, Uganda.

November 6 - 7th, 2014 : Validation workshop on the Regional Framework for the Progressive Control of PPR and other small ruminant diseases in the IGAD Region. ICPALD, Mombasa, Kenya

November 3rd, 2014 : Second meeting of the Guiding Group for the formulation of the Livestock Development Strategy for Africa (LiDeSA). AU-IBAR, Nairobi, Kenya.

22 – 24th September 2014 : 6th International Coordinating Group (ICG) of the World Health Organisation (WHO) / Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) funded project on elimination of human and animal rabies. Durban, South Africa

16 – 19 September 2014 : 39th Congress of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA). Cape Town, South Africa

Presenter / oral communication9 – 10th September 2014 : Joint EDES (COLEACP), OIE and Kenya DVS training course on “post marketing surveillance of veterinary medicinal products (VMP)”. Nairobi, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communication18 – 22nd August 2014 : WHO Advisory Group on the Integrated Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance (AGISAR) / Global Foodborne Infections Network (GFN) Workshop on Integrated Surveillance of Foodborne Diseases and Antimicrobial Resistance. KEMRI, Nairobi, Kenya

May 25 - 30th, 2014 : 82nd General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 14 - 18th, 2014 : OIE PVS Pathway Refresher Course on PVS Evaluations and PVS Gap Analysis. OIE, Paris, France.

April 2 - 5th, 2014 : 16th International Conference of Infectious Diseases (ICID-16), Cape Town, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 24th, 2014 : Joint EDES (COLEACP), OIE and Kenya DVS training course on “Development of diagnostic capacity in aquatic diseases”. Held at KEPHIS, Muguga, Kenya.

February 24th, 2014 : FAO - ILRI Food Safety Conference : new initiatives on food safety in the region. ILRI Campus, Kabete, Nairobi, Kenya.

February 17 - 20th, 2014 : Inception of the "Improving Animal Disease Surveillance in Support of Trade in IGAD Member States" (or Surveillance of Trade-Sensitive Diseases, STSD) project in Djibouti. The project is implemented by the African Union Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) in collaboration with the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and funded by the European Commission. Sheraton Hotel, Djibouti City, Djibouti.

February 7th, 2014 : First meeting of the Guiding Group for the formulation of the Livestock Development Strategy for Africa (LiDeSA). AU-IBAR, Nairobi, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationJanuary 20 - 21st, 2014 : Inception of the Regional FAO/TCP Emergency assistance for surveillance of influenza A(H7N9) virus in poultry and other animal populations in low
to moderate risk countries in Africa (TCP/RAF/3408 E). Jacaranda Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya.

2013

Presenter / oral communicationDecember 4 – 6th, 2013 : Third OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education, including the role of Veterinary Statutory Bodies (VSBs). Foz do Iguaço, Brazil

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 18 - 22nd, 2013 : 2013 Havemeyer Workshop on Infectious Diseases of the Working Horse & Donkey. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 2 - 3, 2013 : First International Conference of the Pan-African Animal Welfare Alliance (PAAWA). Karen, Nairobi, Kenya

Presenter / oral communicationAugust 26 - 29th, 2013 : AITVM 2013 International Conference "The livestock-human-wildlife interface” Challenges in Animal Health and Production in urban/peri-urban and extensive farming/conservation systems. University of Pretoria (UP) and Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITMA), Johannesburg, South Africa

June 25 - 27th, 2013 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for animal disease notifications (WAHIS) in Africa. OIE-SRR Eastern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Karen, Nairobi, Kenya

Presenter / oral communicationJune 11 - 13th, 2013 : 1st Forum on "Public Health Surveillance and Response in island territories - Surveillance, Investigation and Vector Control strategies". Indian Ocean Commission (IOC), St Denis, La Réunion island.

June 3 - 4th, 2013 : Conference "Livestock Disease Policies: Building Bridges between Animal Sciences and Economics". Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris, France.

May 26 - 31st, 2013 : 81st General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

May 21 - 23rd, 2013 : COMESA SPS, “Green Pass” and Trade Facilitation Workshop. COMESA Secretariat and STDF (WTO), Nairobi, Kenya.

April 29 – 30th, 2013 : Second meeting of the Global PPR Research Alliance (GPRA) in Nairobi, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 25 – 26th, 2013 : 47th Annual Conference of the Kenya Veterinary Association (KVA)
in Mombasa, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 18 - 22nd, 2013. 20th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel Sarakawa, Lomé, Togo.

February 11 - 12th, 2013. Launch of the OIE project on “Vaccine Standards and Pilot Approach to Peste des Petits Ruminants Control in Africa”. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Africain Union Commission and World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

2012

December 10 - 14th, 2012. Joint EDES (COLEACP) and OIE Training on the Organisation of Official Controls in the Food Safety System (for OIE animal production food safety focal points) Lansmore Hotel, Gaborone, Botswana

December 5 - 7th, 2012. AU-IBAR workshop on the role of the public and private sector in livestock delivery services in Africa. Naivasha, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 27 - 30th, 2012 : AU-IBAR / PAN-SPSO Regional workshop (French speaking African member countries) on the SPS Agreement (Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary conditions for international trade), in collaboration with Codex Alimentarius Commission, IPPC and OIE. Dakar, Senegal.

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 13 - 15th, 2012 : FAO - OIE Regional seminar on "Rift Valley Fever : challenges, prevention and control". Mombasa, Kenya.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 24 - 27, 2012 : WTO Regional workshop (English speaking African member countries) on the SPS Agreement (Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary conditions for international trade). WTO in collaboration with Codex Alimentarius Commission, IPPC and OIE. Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

August 1 - 3rd, 2012 : 11th Annual Congress of the Southern African Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Farm Inn Hotel, Pretoria, South Africa.

June 27 - 29th, 2012 : Second FAO - OIE Global Conference on Foot-and-Mouth Disease. Hotel Athenée Plaza, Bangkok, Thailand.

May 20 - 25th, 2012 : 80th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 16 - 20th, 2012 : First applied course on the OIE Performance of Veterinary Services (PVS) tool for national and province-employed official veterinarians in the People's Republic of China.
OIE. Beijing, P. R. China.

2011

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 29 - December 2nd, 2011 : OIE Regional training seminar on notification of wildlife diseases for OIE focal points for wildlife in Africa (French-speaking). OIE-SRR Southern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Gaborone, Botswana.

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 31 - November 2nd, 2011 : OIE Sub-Regional training seminar on veterinary legislation for OIE focal points in Southern Africa. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Gaborone, Botswana.

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 17th, 2011. Workshop on the coordination of SPS issues at national and regional level (G/SPS/GEN/1067). World Trade Organisation (WTO), Geneva, Switzerland.

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 15th, 2011. Be-troplive and VSF - Belgium Symposium " VET2011 - Veterinary Medicine in the Tropics ". Amphi D, Faculté Vétérinaire/Veterinary Faculty, Sart Tilman, Université de Liège, Belgium.

October 10 - 14th, 2011 : World Veterinary Congress. Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC). World Veterinary Association, Cape Town, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 20 - 23rd, 2011 : OIE Sub-Regional training seminar on diseases of finfish for OIE focal points for aquatic animal diseases in Southern Africa. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) & Department of Ichtyology and Fisheries Science (DIFS), Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa.

June 28 - 30th, 2011 : 2nd OIE Global Conference on Aquatic Animal Health Programmes : their benefits for global food security. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel El Panama, Panama City, Panama.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 6 - 8th, 2011 : SADC (FANR) Cross-boder harmonisation meeting on the prevention and control of PPR in the region (Angola, DRC, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Tanzania), SADC TADs Project, Hotel Protea, Chingola, Zambia

Presenter / oral communicationApril 14 - 15th, 2011 : OIE Regional training seminar for Presidents of Veterinary Statutory Bodies in Africa. OIE-RR Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel de l'Amitié (Laico), Bamako, Mali.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 4 - 6th, 2011 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for Animal Production Food Safety in Africa. OIE-SRR Northern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hammamet, Tunisia.

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 14 - 18th, 2011. Joint FAO - OIE meeting on the "progressive control pathway" (PCP)
for foot-and-mouth diseases (FMD). RAHC, Gaborone, Botswana

February 23 - 25th, 2011. First OIE Global Conference on Wildlife Animal Health and Biodiversity : preparing for the future. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Maison de la Chimie, Paris, France

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 14 - 18th, 2011. 19th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel Serena, Kigali, Rwanda

2010

December 7 - 9th, 2010 : First OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Legislation. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Hotel Yadis Djerba, Djerba, Tunisia

Presenter / oral communicationNovember 23 - 26th, 2010 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for Veterinary Products in Africa. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationOctober 22nd, 2010 : 18th Annual Conference of the Flemish Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics, KATHO Roeselare, Belgium.

Presenter / oral communicationAugust 31 - September 3rd, 2010 : "Joint training course on WAHIS and WAHID implementation for OIE focal points on aquatic animal diseases (basic) and on animal disease notification (advanced) . World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) in collaboration with RAHC-SA, Gaborone, Botswana .

August 18 - 20th, 2010 : 9th Annual Congress of the Southern African Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Farm Inn Hotel, Pretoria, South Africa.

July 19 - 23rd, 2010 : First meeting of Deans of Schools and Faculties of Veterinary Medicine or Sciences in Eastern and Southern Africa. With the support of the OIE-SRR Southern Africa. University of Pretoria Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Onderstepoort, Pretoria, South Africa.

July 5 - 9th, 2010 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for wildlife in (French-speaking) Africa. OIE-RR Africa. Sotuba, Bamako, Mali.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 15 - 19th, 2010 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for aquatic animal diseases in Africa. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. Swakopmund Hotel, Swakopmund, Namibia.

May 25 - 29th, 2010 : 78th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationApril 29 - 30th, 2010 : Launch of the USAID - funded "Emerging Pandemic Threats" (EPT) programme in Africa. Hotel Venus, Kinshasa, Congo (Democratic Republic of).

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 16 - 19th, 2010 : OIE Regional training seminar for OIE focal points for wildlife in (English-speaking) Africa and the Middle East. OIE-SRR Southern Africa. Naura Springs Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania.

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 9 - 12th, 2010 : OIE Regional information seminar for newly appointed OIE Delegates in Africa. OIE-SRR/Regional Animal Health Centre for Southern Africa. Gaborone, Botswana.

February 16 - 17th, 2010 : USAID - WHO-AFRO meeting on the "Emerging Pandemic Threats" (EPT) programme in Africa. WHO-AFRO, Brazzaville, Congo (Republic of).

2009

October 12 - 14th, 2009 : OIE Global Conference on "Evolving Veterinary Education for a Safer World". Maison de la Chimie, Paris, France.

September 29 - 30th, 2009 : Regional HPAI simulation exercise, in collaboration with SADC, FAO-ECTAD and the Government of Zambia. Chibombo, Zambia.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 22 - 23rd, 2009 : OIE Regional Seminar on "Communication for Veterinary Services" (English-speaking African countries). Gaborone Sun Hotel, Gaborone, Botswana.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 2 - 4th, 2009 : OIE Sub-regional Seminar on "Veterinary Education in Southern Africa : matching supply and demand". Deans of veterinary schools and faculties and presidents and registrars of veterinary councils in the SADC region. Naura Springs Hotel, Arusha, Tanzania.

August 10 - 14th, 2009 : 12th International symposium on "Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics" ISVEE’XII, Durban International Convention Center, Durban, South Africa.

June 24 - 26th, 2009 : FAO - OIE Global Conference on "Foot-and-Mouth Disease : the way towards global control", in collaboration with the EC. Hotel Resort and Casino Yacht and Golf Club Paraguayo, Asuncion, Paraguay.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 8 - 11th, 2009 : Joint WTO - OIE training seminar (English-speaking countries of the SADC region) on the SPS Agreement, followed by an OIE seminar on "Importation of animal products : threat or opportunity ? ". WTO, in collaboration with the Codex Alimentarius Commission, IPPC and OIE. Maseru Sun Hotel, Maseru, Lesotho.

May 25 - 29th, 2009 : 77th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

April 21 - 24th, 2009 : "Joint training course on WAHIS and WAHID implementation for OIE focal points on aquatic animal diseases (basic) and on animal disease notification (advanced)”. OIE in collaboration with CTTBD, Lilongwe, Malawi.

Presenter / oral communicationMarch 16 - 18th, 2009 : First applied epidemiology course for State-employed official veterinarians in Brazil. PANAFTOSA (PAHO, WHO) and MAPA (Ministério de Agricultura, Pecuaria e Abastecimento). PAHO Center for Training and Emergencies Management, Rio de Janeiro (RJ), Brazil.

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 22 - 26th, 2009 : 18th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa. Hotel Kempinsky, N'Djamena, Chad.

Presenter / oral communicationFebruary 16 - 18th, 2009 : OIE Regional seminar on "Re-emergence of Rift Valley Fever in Southern Africa : how to better predict and respond". Hotel Protea Landmark Lodge, Bloemfontein (FS), South Africa.

2008

November 18 - 20th, 2008 : CIRAD Regional Seminar on Animal Epidemiology and Emerging Diseases in the Indian Ocean region, with special reference to Rift Valley Fever in eastern and southern Africa and the Indian Ocean region. Hotel Sakouli, Bandrélé, Mayotte.

October 24 - 26th, 2008 : 6th International Ministerial Conference on Avian and Pandemic Influenza. Maritim International Convention Center, Sharm-el-Sheick, Egypt.

October 20 - 22nd, 2008 : 2nd OIE Global Conference on Animal Welfare. Cairo, Egypt.

July 9 - 10th, 2008 : 3rd Joint Technical Committee meeting of the SADC HPAI and Pandemic Human Influenza Preparedness and Response Plan (SADC in collaboration with OIE), Lusaka, Zambia.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 10 - 12th, 2008 : OIE Regional seminar on "OIE international standards, a lever for growth in the fisheries and aquaculture sector in Southern Africa". Hotel Pestana-Rovuma, Maputo, Mozambique.

May 25 - 30th, 2008 : 76th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

April 22 - 24th, 2008 : FAO workshop on the development of an aquatic biosecurity framework for Southern Africa. Sunbird Hotel, Lilongwe, Malawi.

March 26 - 28th, 2008 : OIE Conference on Veterinary Drugs in Africa : "towards harmonisation and improvement of registration and quality control". Hotel Méridien-Président, Dakar, Senegal.

March 11 - 13th, 2008 : Inception workshop of the SPINAP - AHI programme (Support Programme to Integrated National Action Plans on Animal and Human Influenza) in Southern Africa. African Union (IBAR). Big 5 Lodge, Mogoditshane, Gaborone, Botswana.

March 6 - 7th, 2008 : First 2008 coordination meeting of the Animal and Human (pandemic) Influenza Partners platform for Southern Africa (AHIPSA), coordinated by OCHA and facilitated by USAID. Birchwood Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationJanuary 16 - 18th, 2008 : OIE Regional seminar on 'Good Governance for Veterinary Services' (OIE and Government of Botswana), National Veterinary Laboratory, Sebele, Gaborone, Botswana.

2007

Presenter / oral communicationDecember 10 - 12th, 2007 : WTO Regional workshop (English speaking COMESA member countries) on the SPS Agreement (Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary conditions for international trade). WTO in collaboration with Codex Alimentarius Commission, IPPC and OIE. Taj Pamodzi Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia.

September 26 - 28th, 2007 : Second Joint Technical Committee meeting of the SADC HPAI and Pandemic Human Influenza Preparedness and Response Plan (SADC in collaboration with FAO), Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 24 - 26th, 2007 : SADC (FANR) Regional workshop on CBPP control (SADC in collaboration with PRINT-Livestock and CIRAD), Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

May 21 - 26th, 2007 : 75th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), Paris, France.

2006

December 6th - 8th,  2006 : 4th International Ministerial Avian influenza Conference (Mali Government / African Union) Bamako, Mali.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 27th - 30th, 2006 : 6th Annual Coordination Meeting of the Panafrican programme for the Control of Epizootics (PACE), African Union / IBAR, Mombasa, Kenya.

May 21 - 26th, 2006 : 74th General Session of the World Organisation for Animal Health ( OIE), Paris, France.

May 18 - 19th, 2006 : AEEMA Scientific Days "Risque et Prévention de la Grippe Aviaire" [Risk and Prevention of Avian Influenza]. Liège Veterinary Faculty, Liège, Belgium.

March 16 - 17th, 2006 : ECOWAS Group of Experts Meeting on the "Sub-regional Mechanism for Coordination of the Prevention and Response against Avian Influenza". Hotel Nord-Sud, Bamako, Mali.

January 20 - 23rd,  2006 : Inception workshop FAO/TCP/RAF/3016 : Emergency assistance for early detection and prevention of avian influenza in West Africa. Grand Hotel, Bamako, Mali.

2005

October 31st - November 4th, 2005 : 7th AU Conference of Ministers responsible for Animal Resources. African Union / IBAR, Kigali, Rwanda.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 29th - July 1st, 2005 : 5th Annual Coordination Meeting of the Panafrican programme for the Control of Epizootics (PACE), African Union / IBAR, Dakar, Senegal.

February 22nd - 25th, 2005 : Regional workshop on : "Le contrôle de qualité des médicaments vétérinaires en Afrique subsaharienne" [Quality-control of veterinary drugs in subsaharan Africa] Ministère de l'Elevage et le la Pêche in collaboration with OIE, PACE and UEMOA. Palais des Congrès, Bamako, Mali.

2004

November 8th - 12th, 2004 : Régional workshop on Animal Agriculture in West and Central Africa and its contribution to livelihoods, poverty alleviation, food security and environmental sustainability - Achievements in the past 25 years, challenges ahead and the way forward.  International Trypanotolerance Centre (ITC), co-sponsoring with the Centre International de Recherche-Developpement sur l’Elevage en zone Subhumide (CIRDES) and CTA (Netherlands), Banjul, The Gambia.

August  22nd - 25th, 2004 : Regional workshop on the optimisation of epidemio-surveillance networks through the use of performance indicators. AU-IBAR/PACE, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Dakar, Senegal.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 22nd - 25th, 2004 : 4th Annual Coordination Meeting of the Panafrican programme for the Control of Epizootics (PACE), African Union / IBAR, Yaounde International Conference Centre, Yaounde, Cameroon.

February 25th - 27th , 2004 : PACE technical regional workshop on CBPP control in collaboration with FAO, CIRAD-EMVT and AU/IBAR-PACE, Hotel Marriador Palace - Méridien, Conakry, Guinea.

January 20th - 22nd, 2004 : Regional workshop on Rift Valley Fever control strategies and early warning systems in Mali, Senegal, Mauritania, The Gambia and Chad in collaboration with OIE, FAO, CIRAD, IRD, Institut Pasteur, EISMV and AU/IBAR-PACE, Hotel Savana, Dakar, Senegal.

2003

November 7th - 8th , 2003 : Technical workshop on streamlining epidemio-surveillance policies in PACE member countries in collaboration with PACE-PEU and GTZ. Hotel Mandé, Bamako, Mali.

October 21st - 22nd, 2003 : Cross-border meeting veterinary services Mauritania, Senegal and Mali in collaboration with OIE and AU/IBAR-PACE, Hotel de la Poste, Saint Louis du Sénégal, Senegal.

September 29th – October 3rd, 2003 : 27th meeting of the International Scientific Council on Trypanosomiasis Research and Control (ISCTRC ), George Bou Conference Center, Pretoria, South Africa.

Presenter / oral communicationJune 23rd - 28th, 2003 : 3rd Annual Coordination Meeting of the Panafrican programme for the Control of Epizootics (PACE), African Union / IBAR in collaboration with PACE and GTZ-IS / SATEC , Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC), Arusha, Tanzania.

2002

May 13th, 2002 : National seminar "Combate das exportações ilícitas de mamíferos, pássaros e tartarugas ameaçadas e protegidas”, Direcção da Pecuária in collaboration with ECOFAC , Centro Cultural Português, São Tomé, São Tomé and Príncipe.

1998

Presenter / oral communicationMay 11th – 15th, 1998 : Regional seminar "VIII ièmes Journées Scientifiques" , Université du Bénin, Lomé, Togo.

March 9th – 18th, 1998 : Second World Meeting on Salivarian Trypanosomes by Internet (SWMST).

1997

Presenter / oral communicationSeptember 28th – October 3rd, 1997 : 24th meeting of the International Scientific Council on Trypanosomiasis Research and Control (ISCTRC ), Maputo, Mozambique.

July 8th - 11th, 1997 : 8th International symposium on "Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics" ISVEE’97, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France.

Presenter / oral communicationMay 20st - 21st, 1997 : National seminar "Iières Jounées Togolaises de Parasitologie" , Université du Bénin, Lomé, Togo.

1996

Presenter / oral communicationMay 20st - 24th, 1996 : Regional seminar "VIIiemes Jounées Scientifiques" , Université du Bénin, Lomé, Togo.

1994

May 5th and 6st, 1994 : National seminar "Animal husbandry in the year 2000"
Ministry of agriculture in collaboration with the Delegation of the European Union, Suriname.

1991

December 11th-13th, 1991 : International colloquium "Trypanosomiasis seminar",
Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medecine (Antwerp) Belgium.

First OIE - AVTA - GALVmed Regional Conference on the role of veterinary para-professionals in Africa : linking veterinary para-professionals and veterinarians. Pretoria.
 
OIE PVS Pathway Refresher Course on PVS Evaluations and PVS Gap Analysis. OIE, Paris.
 
 
 
 
16th International Conference of Infectious Diseases. Cape Town.
 
 
 
 
3rd OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education, including the role of Veterinary Statutory Bodies (VSBs). Foz do Iguaço.
 
 
 
 
1st International Meeting of the Havemeyer Foundation on Infectious Diseases of the Working Horse & Donkey. Addis Ababa.
 
 
 
 
81st OIE General Session in Paris
 
 
 
 
1st Forum on "Public Health Sur-veillance and Response in island territories". La Réunion island.
 
 
 
 
20th Conference of the OIE Regional Commission for Africa in Lomé
 
 
 
 
80th OIE General Session in Paris
 
 

 
 
First applied course on the OIE's PVS tool for national and provin-cial official veterinarians in the People's Republic of China. Beijing
 
 

 
 
Training of french- speaking OIE wildlife focal points in Gaborone
 
 
 
 
Training of African OIE focal points on veterinary products in Johannesburg.
 
 
 
 
Training of OIE wildlife focal points from Africa and the Middle East in Arusha.
 
 
 
PANAFTOSA - MAPA, Brazil training course on applied epidemiology. PAHO-CTGES, Rio de Janeiro.
 

Emilio Salani

 
OIE Regional seminar on the re-emergence of Rift Valley Fever in Southern Africa. OIE, Bloemfontein
 
 
Global Conference on Animal Welfare. OIE, Cairo
 

 
Regional seminar on Good
Governance for Veterinary
Services. OIE, Gaborone.
 

 
OIE Regional Seminar on "Communication for Veterinary Services" (English-speaking African countries). Gaborone Sun Hotel, Gaborone.
Regional workshop on CBPP control, SADC (PRINT), Dar es Salaam.
7th AU Conference of Ministers of Animal Resources. IBAR, Kigali.
 
Regional workshop PACE, Dakar (evaluation of national epidemio-surveillance systems)
 

 
Regional RVF workshop, Dakar
 
 
Regional CBPP workshop, Conakry
 

 
PACE Regional Office, Bamako
 

 
Seminar PADP - ECOFAC with regard to the illicit export of protected species, São Tome.