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ILRI and German partners conduct hands-on meat inspection training to improve pork safety in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia
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ILRI and German partners conduct hands-on meat inspection training to improve pork safety in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia

Originally posted on ILRI Asia:
A total of fifty researchers from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia benefited from meat inspection training (44) and laboratory diagnosis (6) to tackle parasitic pork borne diseases by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and German partners from the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) and the Free University of Berlin…

Vacancy: PhD in Food Safety Intervention Research (closing date: 30 January 2019)
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Vacancy: PhD in Food Safety Intervention Research (closing date: 30 January 2019)

Originally posted on ILRI Asia:
The project ‘Market-based approaches to improving the safety of pork in Vietnam’ (SafePORK) seeks to recruit a full-time PhD candidate, 4 years, starting from February 2019. SafePORK aims to reduce the burden of food-borne disease in informal, emerging and niche markets. SafePORK will develop and evaluate light-touch market-based approaches to improving food safety,…

NIHE–ILRI agreement to deepen cooperation in research for development in Vietnam
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NIHE–ILRI agreement to deepen cooperation in research for development in Vietnam

Originally posted on ILRI Asia:
On 26 Nov 2018, the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) of Vietnam and the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) signed a memorandum of agreement that will pave way for deepening their collaboration in research for development. At the meeting, Dang Duc Anh, the director general of NIHE said…

Vietnamese partners further deliberate on setting up a One Health research centre for better policy impacts
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Vietnamese partners further deliberate on setting up a One Health research centre for better policy impacts

Originally posted on ILRI Asia:
A recent meeting of Vietnamese One Health experts further deliberated on the modalities of establishing a national One Health centre that will bring together human and animal health sector experts in the country and advance the translation of One Health research into policy in the country. On 20 November 2018,…

ILRI research on animal health and food safety featured at 15th symposium of veterinary epidemiology and economics
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ILRI research on animal health and food safety featured at 15th symposium of veterinary epidemiology and economics

Originally posted on ILRI Asia:
Findings from animal health and food safety research by scientists from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and partners were presented at the 15th International Symposium of Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics (ISVEE 15) that was held 12-16 November 2018 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The opening session at ISVEE 15 (photo credit: ILRI/Sinh…