Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR)
Bureau interafricain des ressources animales (UA-BIRA)
1951, as Inter-African Bureau for Epizootic Diseases (IBED) within the framework of H-XH3797 - Commission for Technical Cooperation in Africa South of the Sahara (CTCA). Subsequently became Inter-African Bureau for Animal Health (IBAH). Present name adopted in Feb 1970. Previously also known under the acronym IBAR -- BIRA. Functions as a specialized technical office falling within the framework of the Department of Rural Economy and Agriculture (DREA) of D-XD8572 - African Union (AU).
Support and coordinate utilization of animals (livestock, fisheries and wildlife) as a resource for human wellbeing in Member States of the African Union, and contribute to economic development.
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Headed by Director; Units (6); Advisory Committee; Editorial Board. Secretariat of: E-XE2434 - International Scientific Council for Trypanosomiasis Research and Control (ISCTRC); Secretariat for Animal Health Standards.
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