• IFAH News - Issue nr. 1 - December 2012


    Welcome to the first edition of IFAH News! This newsletter will keep you up-to-date on our latest dialogues with major international bodies, provide expertise on emerging diseases and highlight major developments within the global animal health industry.

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  • VICH leaflet: Harmonising the Global Processes for Authorising Veterinary Medicines


    VICH has published a leaflet about its work and role in harmonising the global processes for authorising veterinary medicines. The leaflet can be viewed on and downloaded free of charge. *VICH: Cooperation on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Veterinary Medicinal Products

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  • Global Benchmarking Survey on the Animal Health Industry


    The Global Benchmarking Survey examines the interactions between industry and regulatory systems, particularly the impact of regulations on the animal health industry’s ability to be competitive and innovative. The outcome of this survey provides an invaluable wealth of information to support informed policy decisions in the continual search for best regulatory practice and opportunities for improvement. Click to download our concise summary of the survey outcome For more detailed information...

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  • Foot-and-mouth disease


    This educational handbook on foot-and-mouth disease is available in both French and English and can be ordered from CIRAD - IFAH holds a limited stock of English copies which can be requested from the Communications Department - This intiative is supported by:

    • World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)
    • Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation
    • French Minsitry of Agriculture, Food, Fisheries, Rural Affairs and Spatial Planning
    • French

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  • IFAH Fact Sheet


    Full 2012 Fact Sheet "About IFAH" including:

    • Corporate Members
    • Association Members
    • Key Figures: Animal Health Market and World Animal Population
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  • Poster: "Veterinary medicines and society, timeline of veterinary science"


    Veterinary Science was “born” in 1761 with the opening of the first veterinary school in Lyon, France. This A4 poster gives an overview of the numerous breakthroughs that marked the history of animal health ever since. It also features a section on “How society benefits from veterinary medicines”.

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  • IFAH Annual Report 2011


    The IFAH 2011 annual report is now available. Entitled “Healthy animals, healthier world”, the report features articles on the role of the veterinary profession in society and its 250th anniversary, and why science-based regulation is vital for the future of a science-driven industry, as well as a success story on the eradication of rinderpest and the role of animal health products in disease eradication efforts. The report also outlines the achievements of IFAH and its members across the...

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  • Veterinary medicines and Food Safety


    To better understand the links between animal health and food safety, what is an ADI and how an MRL is established, read the IFAH brochure “Veterinary medicines and Food Safety”.

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  • IFAH leaflet "Why healthy animals help ensure a healthier world"


    No matter how well they are cared for, animals can still get sick and need medicines. Improved animal health through better healthcare ensures healthier people. Veterinary medicines are indispensable in keeping animals healthy.

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  • IFAH annual report 2010


    IFAH has produced the 2010 report on the theme “Healthy animals, healthier world”, featuring the achievements of IFAH and its members across the world as well as guest statements from key stakeholders such as the OIE, WVA, Codex Alimentarius, SSAFE and GALVmed.

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