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Please share widely: Call for Editors for new CABI One Health Resources

January 17, 2022

SEE: https://conta.cc/3GC2huu January 16, 2022 Open Call for individuals to serve as Editors for upcoming new collection of ‘One Health’ resources being launched in 2022 by CABI https://tinyurl.com/y7v7bhth This message is being jointly shared on behalf of the CABI One Health Resources Initiative by the One Health Commission, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team, One Health Brasil, the One…

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Could More Civility Change Radical Behavior? – Impakter

January 14, 2022

January 12, 2022 Going deeper into whether a civil dialogue can help address the global challenges we face – what History teaches us [e.g. One Health approach] SEE: Could More Civility Change Radical Behavior? – Impakter by Richard Seifman  January 12, 2022 in Health, Society

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Understanding how animals become infected with COVID-19 can help control the pandemic – The Conversation

January 12, 2022

SEE: https://theconversation.com/understanding-how-animals-become-infected-with-covid-19-can-help-control-the-pandemic-173978 “COVID-19 has been found in wild, captive and domesticated animals. To understand and combat the disease, a One Health approach that considers …

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Prominent Magazine Editor/Columnist, Economist and Former Assistant Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO, Rome) Joins One Health Initiative Advisory Board

January 5, 2022

January 5, 2022 – The One Health Initiative team is proud to announce that Claude Forthomme, BA, MA, Senior Editor and columnist, Impakter magazine (United Kingdom) has joined the One Health Initiative (OHI) Advisory Board (Hon.). Ms. Forthomme, a well known writer and economist, is a graduate of Barnard College and Columbia University School of Economics (USA). …

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Australia leads global efforts to prevent future pandemics [using One Health approach]

January 4, 2022

SEE: https://www.miragenews.com/australia-leads-global-efforts-to-prevent-702114/ Business  4 JAN 2022 9:14 AM AEDT The Hon David Littleproud MP Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia ​​​​• Estimated 1.7 million undiscovered viruses in mammal and bird hosts. Many exist in wildlife and feral animal species and are evolving into different variants which pose an unknown level of risk to humans, animals,…

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1st Port One Health Day – 3 November 2021 – Seminars on Health organized by ICBAS

January 3, 2022

  Seminars on A Health organized by ICBAS and several RESEARCH UNITS of UP, with the intervention of Dr. Laura H. Kahn (Co-founder of one health initiative). See the event here  SEE: https://onehealth.icbas.up.pt/

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The Concept of One Health Turns Global in 2021: How it was Born

December 25, 2021

HEALTH The Concept of One Health Turns Global in 2021: How it was Born BY CRAIG CARTERAND1 OTHERS  DECEMBER 25, 2021 2021 was a special year for One Health, the year in which it turned global and became a public health… READ MORE

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The Concept of One Health Turns Global in 2021: How it was Born

December 25, 2021

The minds and books behind One Health, the guiding principle adopted this year by the G7, G20 and World Health Assembly to reform public health SEE: https://impakter.com/concept-one-health-global-how-born/ 

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US contributes $10 million to support UN food agency efforts on COVID-19 response, future pandemics

December 24, 2021

23 December 2021  Health A $10 million contribution from the United States will assist the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in its work on COVID-19 response and addressing threats to human, animal and environmental health, including future pandemics.   “The funding, announced on Thursday, will support the UN agency’s COVID-19 Response and Recovery Programme, part of its…

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Should we worry about animals with COVID-19?

December 22, 2021

SEE: https://www.healio.com/news/infectious-disease/20211221/should-we-worry-about-animals-with-covid19 By Dan Teres, MD      Diana Stone, MPH, DVM, PhD      Martin Strosberg, MPH, PhD Conclusions: The animal-human interface The likelihood of zoonotic transmission from animal to human of a mutant SARS-CoV-2 strain is unclear. What is clear is that we need to encourage and support surveillance and monitoring of both domestic and…

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Reflections on the Future of the Planet: Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), Leadership and Humanity 

December 15, 2021

Home  Society  Climate Change Excerpts from George Lueddeke’s latest book SURVIVAL: One Health, One Planet, One Future  Editor’s Note: After “War and Peace?”, “Close to the Edge: Climate Change: Focus on Africa, Asia and the Coastal Poor”,  “The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Intelligence Era: What Next?” and “One Health and Wellbeing (OHW) – Inspiring a Global Unity…

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Hyderabad Gandhi Medical College part of ‘One Health Consortium’

December 11, 2021

A total of 27 other organisations across the country will also be part of this consortium. SEE: https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/telangana/2021/dec/11/gandhi-medical-college-part-of-one-health-consortium-2394189.html

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EU One Health report: drop in reported zoonotic diseases in humans and foodborne outbreaks in 2020

December 9, 2021

SEE: https://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/news/eu-one-health-report-drop-reported-zoonotic-diseases-humans-and-foodborne-outbreaks-2020 Campylobacteriosis was the most reported zoonosis in the EU in 2020, with 120,946 cases compared to more than 220,000 the previous year. It was followed by salmonellosis, which affected 52,702 people compared to 88,000 in 2019. The number of reported foodborne outbreaks also fell by 47%. These findings are based on the annual…

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Rx One Health Field Institute 2022 June 19 – July 2, 2022 | California – Scholarships Available APPLY NOW!

December 7, 2021

Rx One Health Field Institute 2022 June 19 – July 2, 2022 | California APPLY NOW! Scholarships Available Join us! BUILD your One Health skills and knowledge base while exploring California’s vibrant and diverse ecosystems. LEARN about biodiversity conservation, pathogen transmission, health inequities, epidemiology, infectious disease surveillance, biosafety, biosecurity, laboratory and research methods, agriculture, land-to-sea pathogen transmission, communications, community…

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Nominate an Expert for Workshop Committee: Integrating Public and Ecosystem Health Systems to Foster Resilience Deadline: December 10, 2021

December 6, 2021

SEE: Public-Ecosystem Health_Call for Noms_List Serv Flyer_updated and https://www.nationalacademies.org/our-work/integrating-public-and-ecosystem-health-systems-to-foster-resilience-in-social-ecological-systems-a-workshop-to-identify-research-to-bridge-the-knowledge-to-action-gap Provided by: Julie Liao, PhD (she/her) Director, Forum on Microbial Threats Program Officer Board on Global Health | Health and Medicine Division (202) 334-2191 | jliao@nas.edu

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Health Threats: Can We Do Better in the Future?  – Impakter

December 4, 2021

 SEE https://impakter.com/health-threats-can-we-do-better-in-the-future/ “… The Need for a Geopolitical Shift in Global Health In September 2021, this video message from the WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom was recorded for “Toward a pandemic treaty”, a meeting hosted by the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University, USA. He broadly delineated what was needed for…

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The Vaccine Ecosystem (The Vaccine Ecosystem Initiative) and One Health Initiative team Join in Liaison

November 30, 2021

NOVEMBER 30, 2021: Today, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team is proud to announce a supportive liaison with The Vaccine Ecosystem as a pro bono Institutional Partner. The Vaccine Ecosystem (The Vaccine Ecosystem Initiative): “One Health and Leadership: the role of vaccines and vaccine acceptance” was posted on the One Health Initiative website…

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Liberia Makes Strides towards One Health Goals

November 30, 2021

By Contributing Writer Last updated Nov 30, 2021 “Liberia has made tremendous strides towards its One Health agenda—efforts that prompted international partners who gathered at this year’s World One Health Day celebration, to lavished praise on the country. The partners, including the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), GIZ and AFENET-Liberia lauded the country for adapting and advancing…

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Sites for ONE MEDICINE/ONE HEALTH Information

November 29, 2021

“One Health is the collaborative efforts of multiple disciplines working locally, nationally, and globally to attain optimal health for people, animals, plants and our environment.” “One Health implementation will help protect and/or save untold millions of lives in our generation and for those to come.” SEE: https://www.onehealthinitiative.com   and    www.archive.onehealthinitiative.com    https://www.onehealthcommission.org/ SAVING LIVES BY…

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Soulsby Foundation 2022 Fellowships in One Health – call for applications

November 26, 2021

SEE: Announcement 2022 applications and Soulsby Fellowships 2022 A5 poster The Soulsby Foundation recognises the importance of linking human health with animal health as well as the underlying social, structural, economic and environmental factors that determine health and well-being outcomes around the globe. As human populations grow, we live in closer contact with animals giving more…

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