Summary fiche

The overall objectives of the BTSF Training Programme on Regional workshop on animal disease preparedness are to improve the knowledge and understanding (based on EU experiences) on animal health which provides protection against the introduction and spread of contagious animal diseases. By further building capacity for animal disease preparedness in the regions, the EU intends to share its knowledge and experiences which helps ensuring its trade partners to establish effective surveillance and control programs compliant with EU and WOAH standards.


The course addresses the following topics:

  • Topic 1. Legislation
  • Topic 2. Early warning
  • Topic 3. Contingency planning
  • Topic 4. Animal disease control
  • Topic 5. Regionalisation

Target audience

This Training Programme has been designed for the profiles and positions described below

  • DG SANTE, HaDEA, Contractor, NCPs, officials, others.

Calendar and locations

Session Topic Start Date End Date City Country
1 codex alimentarius 29/11/2021 03/12/2021 Almaty Kazakhstan (online)
2 PPR 14/03/2022 18/03/2022 Casablanca Morocco (Online)
3 Plants 27/06/2022 01/07/2022 Bangkok Thailand
4 codex alimentarius 11/10/2022 14/10/2022 Addis Ababa Ethiopia
5 Plants 24/08/2022 28/08/2022 Nairobi Kenya
6 Animal 06/02/2023 10/02/2023 Tashkent Uzbekistan
7 Animal 13/07/2023 18/07/2023 Manila Philippines