OIE Session Générale


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About the 88th OIE General Session:

During this event, new intergovernmental Standards for animal health and welfare were adopted, and the current global landscape of animal diseases, including zoonosis, was analysed. 

The Director General, Dr Monique Eloit, presented the 7th Strategic Plan (2021-2025) for adoption by the OIE national Delegates.

OIE Members elected the OIE Director General, the members of the governing bodies of the OIE (members of the Council and of the Bureaux of the Regional Commissions), and the members of the Specialist Commissions.
In addition, the following topics were addressed this year: 

  • Technical Item: Lessons learned from the pandemic: how the OIE can support Veterinary Services achieve One Health resilience; 

  • Update on the OIE-World Animal Health Information System (OIE-WAHIS); 

  • Launch of the first OIE Global Strategy on aquatic animal health

  • Recognition of new official disease status by the OIE. 

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