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History

Founded as Worldwide Council of the Animal Health Industry -- Consultation mondiale de l'industrie de la santé animale. Subsequently changed name to Worldwide Confederation of the Animal Health Industry -- Confédération mondiale de l'industrie de la santé animale (COMISA), Dec 1997; International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH), Mar 2001. Current name adopted June 2015. Registered in accordance with Belgian law.

Aims

Create a harmonized, science-based regulatory and trade framework that supports a global animal health industry which is economically viable and high-technology driven, contributing to a healthy and safe food supply.

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Activities

Standards/guidelines; politics/policy/regulatory.

Structure

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Consultative Status

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (Liaison Status).

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 2 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 7 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 27 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Zoology
    • Animals
  • Amenities
    • Food
  • Industry
    • Industry
  • Health Care
    • Health
    • Veterinary

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

D2583

Last News Received

18. Oct 2016
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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