Dr Christophe Longuet speaks at FAO Conference on Global Health Security

As part of the Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, 40th Conference, a side session on ‘Global Health Security  – A Unique Momentum for Success, an Urgent Need for a One Health Approach’ was held on the 6th July 2017.

The purpose of the event was to raise awareness, share information and initiate dialogue about the current health security work from a One Health perspective among representatives of Members at FAO, in view of ongoing key global processes such as climate change. Speakers included Dr Päivi Sillanaukee, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland and Dr Christophe Longuet, our Executive Director at CORDS.