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    Poultry keeping in Kenya plays a major role as a livelihood source, an income generating activity as well meeting other socio‐cultural roles. Poultry production is, however, threatened by the emerging HPAI threat that has devastated other parts ...
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    This study presents a detailed review of the poultry sector in Ethiopia in order to provide background information for further research related to pro‐poor HPAI risk reduction strategies in Ethiopia. The report surveys information that exists in ...
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    The emergence of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) of the subtype H5N1 and the potential threat of a global human pandemic have been issues of great concern to the international community since its regional and global spread since 2003. At ...
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    Since its re-emergence, HPAI H5N1 has attracted considerable public and media attention because the viruses involved have been shown to be capable of producing fatal disease in humans. While there is fear that the virus may mutate into a strain ...
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    This study presents a detailed review of the poultry sector in Ghana with an aim to provide in depth information on the linkages in the production chain and the role of the poultry sector in the national economy. Information on the history and ...
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    The objective of this background paper is to document available information on the poultry sector and Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in Nigeria. It is hoped that this will help identify the gaps that would help focus the planned study ...