One-for-all and all-for-one: Breaking down the walls between the livestock, health and environmental sectors

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Slide 15: ILRI 2014 one-health presentation

Slide 15 of a presentation on one-health approaches made by ILRI director general Jimmy Smith at the 5th biennial conference of the International Association for Ecology & Health in Montreal 11−15 Aug 2014; the presentation was titled: ‘Healthy people, animals and ecosystems for global food and nutritional security’.

Jimmy Smith, the director general of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), made a keynote presentation on ‘one-health’ at the 5th biennial conference of the International Association for Ecology & Health, held in Montreal, Canada, 11−15 Aug 2014. Smith’s presentation was titled: ‘Healthy people, animals and ecosystems for global food and nutritional security’. ILRI colleagues who input to the making of this presentation were Delia Grace, Fred Unger, Hung Nguyen, Purvi Mehta-Bhatt, Bernard Bett and Shirley Tarawali. This was the very first event of 2014 at which ILRI began officially to mark its 40-year anniversary (the first officially official event…

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About Dr. B. A. USMAN

I started as a field Veterinary officer with the Borno State Ministry of Agriculture and later joined College of Agric, maiduguri as a lecture & a researcher in the Department of Animal Health & Production. I was appointed the Provost of the College In 2003. 2007 I was appointed Hon. Commissioner & Member Borno State Executive Council and later appointed Permanent Secretary with the Borno State Civil Service in 2009. I was the National Facilitator Animal Health, National Programme For Food Security of the Federal Ministry of Agric & Rural Development, Abuja. I'm currently the Director, Veterinary Medicine & Allied Products (VMAP) NAFDAC, Nigeria. I engaged myself in various aspects of the veterinary profession. I'm a practicing Veterinarian & Strong Advocate of #SDGs most especially #SDGs 1, 2, 4 & 5 I founded Sril Group Ltd.
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