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Aug 15

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The concept of planetary health

The concept of planetary health has been defined by The Rockefeller Foundation–Lancet Commission on planetary health report, as “….the achievement of the highest attainable standard of health, wellbeing, and equity worldwide through judicious attention to the human systems-political, economic, and social-that shape the future ...

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Aug 15

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New EFSA Report – Ebola

Drivers for occasional spillover event of Ebola virus A EFSA report shows that “understanding the drivers of Ebola virus spillover in West Africa requires a broad, multi-disciplinary perspective”. Experts identified the drivers through a literature review, grouped them according to social, technological, environmental, economic, ...

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Jul 15

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New WHO report urges ‘now is the time for action’ on NZDs

Link to report: http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/intersectoral_collaboration_to_defeat_zoonoses/en/ A new WHO report urges the global community to accelerate action against neglected zoonotic diseases as most of them can be controlled through existing knowledge and tools. ‘The Control of Neglected Zoonotic Diseases: from ...

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Jul 15

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Two new One Health journal articles

NEOH member Barry McMahon and colleagues have recently published two One Health articles: Targets to increase food production: One Health implications Infection Ecology and Epidemiology 2015, 5: 27708 http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/iee.v5.27708   Antimicrobial Resistance in Wildlife: Implications for Public Health Zoonoses and ...

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