01/16/19 16:55

Recent Activities

24th Meeting of the OIE Sub-Commission for Foot and Mouth Disease Control in South-East Asia and China


The 24th Meeting of the OIE Sub-Commission for FMD in South-East Asia and China gathered around 80 participants, including national Delegates or their representatives of the SEACFMD Member Countries and neighbouring countries/territories, representatives of international organisations and private sectors, as well as FMD experts, observers and  OIE staff from Regional Representation for Asia and the Pacific and Sub-Regional Representation for South-East Asia.


The Opening Ceremony was honoured by the presence of Mr Phung Duc Tien, vice-Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam, Dr Pham Van Dong, the OIE Delegate for Vietnam, Dr Sen Sovann, the OIE Delegate for Cambodia and the President of the OIE Regional Commission for Asia, the Far East and Oceania. Participants also appreciated the video message from Dr Monique Éloit, OIE Director General. After the opening ceremony, Vietnam, as the hosting country, was elected to be the new president of the SEACFMD Sub-Commission.