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CBPP Round Table: Can CBPP be eradicated?











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    Control of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia – A policy for coordinated actions 2019
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    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) is an insidious disease that lingers in herds, causing significant morbidity and mortality. The policies to address the control and management of CBPP are in disarray at both the national and international levels. There has not been significant improvement in the efficacies of available vaccines or diagnostic assays for several decades. Classic strategies of mass vaccination and strict movement control that once were perceived as successful in rolling back the disease have largely fallen due to high costs, concerns of declining impact and growing public resistance. Officially, treatment with antibiotics is discouraged or prohibited, yet their use is widespread. CBPP is by all means an enigmatic disease, whose control probably requires a new paradigm or out-of-the-box thinking and executing approach. The purpose of this document is to provide an evidence-based policy for the implementation of sound control of CBPP by all stakeholders at all levels – global, regional and national. It describes a road map to CBPP control that is cognizant of the situation on the ground. While not being prescriptive, the document includes examples of combinations of interventions and control measures that should offer the opportunity to improve impact and hence offer better livelihoods to livestock producers.
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    Towards sustainable CBPP control programmes for Africa
    FAO-OIE AU/IBAR-IAEA Consultative Group on Contagious Bovine Preuropneumonia. Third meeting, Rome, 12-14 November 2003
    2004
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    The main objective of the Consultative Group on Contagious Bovine Preuropneumonia (CBPP) is to foster collaboration among the various stakeholders on CBPP disease management and to provide the technical pltaform for discussions and policy direction for adaptive research relating to various aspects of CBPP disease. The Third Cosultative Gropu meeting held in Rome, Italy from 12 to 14 November 2003, was attended by a wide array of CBPP experts from field veterinary services, diagnostic laboratorie s, policy-makers, international partner institutions, research and international reference laboratories and FAO Animal Production and Health staff.
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    Preparation of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia contingency plans (2003) 2002
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    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) represents a major obstacle to cattle production in Africa and elsewhere. The disease appeared to be under control but made a spectacular comeback about a decade ago affecting areas previously known to be free from infection and disease. The effect of CBPP on cattle population in newly affected areas is devastating. Chronically affected areas suffer from decreased cattle productivity and lingering deaths. The purpose of this manual is toprovide guidelines and an easy reference source for countries to evolve their own national planning policies, strategies and control options in dealing with outbreaks of CBPP. This manual is one of the series prepared by FAO's Emergency Prevention System for Transboundary Animal and Plant Pests and Diseases (EMPRES) - Livestock Unit, as an aid yo emergency preparedness for major transboundary diseases of livestock.

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