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Organisation Reference Office International des Epizooties- World Organisation for Animal Health
Wildpro Referenced Responsibilities:- Conventions, Legislation, Codes of Conduct, Manuals
Notes The following information is quoted directly, unabridged, from the "OIE at a glance" section of the Website:

"Status

An intergovernmental organisation created by the International Agreement of 25 January 1924, signed by 28 countries.
In March 2001, the OIE comprised 157 Member Countries.

Missions

  • inform Governments of the occurrence and course of animal diseases throughout the world, and of ways to control these diseases
  • coordinate, at the international level, studies devoted to the surveillance and control of animal diseases
  • harmonise regulations for trade in animals and animal products among Member Countries.

Organisation

The OIE operates under the authority and control of an International Committee formed by permanent Delegates designated by the Governments of the Member Countries.

The activities of the organisation are conducted by a Central Bureau, headed by a Director General who is appointed by the International Committee. The Central Bureau implements the resolutions of the Committee, which are drawn up with support from elected Commissions:

  • Administrative Commission
  • Regional Commissions
  • Specialist Commissions

The financial resources of the OIE are derived mainly from regular annual contributions and exceptional contributions from Member Countries.

International Relations

The OIE enjoys permanent working relations with over 20 other international organisations, including:

  • the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • the World Health Organization (WHO)
  • the World Trade Organization (WTO)
  • the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA)
  • the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
  • Regional International Organization for Plant Protection and Animal Health ( OIRSA: Organismo Internacional Regional de Sanidad Agropecuaria)
  • Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) "
Dates Referenced April 2001
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Specific References (Please note - website addresses change frequently and all references are dated accordingly. If hyperlinks are no longer active, please inform us)

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W31.Apl01.sib1 International Animal Health Code - 2000 (LCofC3) http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mcode/A_summry.htm
W31.Apl01.sib2 International Animal Health Code - 2000: CHAPTER 2.1.1.FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE (LCofC3.Apl01.sib1) http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mcode/a_00028.htm
W31.Apl01.sib3 International standards concerning the risks of foot and mouth disease associated with trade in animals and animal products http://www.oie.int/eng/flash/en_norme_fa_czi.htm
W31.Apl01.sib4 List of Foot and Mouth Disease free countries (March 2001) http://www.oie.int/eng/info/en_fmd.htm
W31.29Mar03.w1 Number of reported cases of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) worldwide (excluding the United Kingdom) http://www.oie.int/eng/info/en_esbmonde.htm
W31.29Mar03.w2 Number of cases of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) reported in the United Kingdom http://www.oie.int/eng/info/en_esbru.htm
W31.29Mar03.w3 Technical Disease Cards - Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy http://www.oie.int/eng/maladies/fiches/a_B115.htm
W31.29Mar03.w4 OIE Manual of Standards Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines 2000 CHAPTER 2.3.13. BOVINE SPONGIFORM ENCEPHALOPATHY [Updated: 22.04.2002] http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00060.htm
W31.29Mar03.w5 OIE Manual of Standards Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines 2000 CHAPTER X.9. SCRAPIE [Updated: 22.04.2002] http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00119.htm
W31.Sept07.w1 List of Foot and Mouth Disease free countries (updated 9th August 2007) http://www.oie.int/eng/info/en_fmd.htm?e1d6
W31.Sept07.w2 Terrestrial Animal Health Code 16th Edition Chapter 2.2.10 - Foot and Mouth Disease http://www.oie.int/downld/SC/2007/en_chapitre_2.2.10.pdf
W31.Sept07.w3 Terrestrial Animal Health Code (2007) Appendix 3.8.7. Guidelines for the surveillance of foot and mouth disease http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mcode/en_chapitre_3.8.7.htm
W31.Sept07.w4 Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals Part 2 Section 2.1 Chapter 2.1.1 Foot and Mouth Disease, Updated 15.01.2007 http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00024.htm
W31.Mar03.w1 Terrestrial Animal Health Code (2007) Chapter 2.2.5 Rabies http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mcode/en_chapitre_2.2.5.htm
W31.Mar03.w2 Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals CHAPTER 2.2.5. RABIES http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/A_00044.htm
W31.Apr09.w1 Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals Chapter 2.1.18 Tularemia http://www.oie.int/ENG/normes/mmanual/2008/pdf/2.01.18_TULAREMIA.pdf
W31.Jan10.w1 Manual of Diagnostic Tests and Vaccines for Terrestrial Animals Chapter 2.1.16 Trichinellosis http://www.oie.int/eng/normes/mmanual/2008/pdf/2.01.16_TRICHINELLOSIS.pdf
W31.Feb12.w1 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 19-21 October 1999 http://www.oie.int/doc/ged/D5185.PDF
W31.Feb12.w2 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 4-6 April 2000 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_69_SG_13_GT1A.pdf
W31.Feb12.w3 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 12-14 March 2001 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW2001.pdf
W31.Feb12.w4 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 18-20 February 2002 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW2002.pdf
W31.Feb12.w5 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 17-19 February 2003 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/a_wgw2003.pdf
W31.Feb12.w6 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 9-11 February 2004 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW2004.pdf
W31.Feb12.w7 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 14-16 February 2005 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW2005.pdf
W31.Feb12.w8 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 20-23 February 2006 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW_Feb2006.pdf
W31.Feb12.w9 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 12-15 February 2007 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW_Feb2007.pdf
W31.Feb12.w10 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 28-31 January 2008 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW_jan2008.pdf
W31.Feb12.w11 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 26-29 January 2009 http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Internationa_Standard_Setting/docs/pdf/WGWildlife/A_WGW_jan2009.pdf
W31.Feb12.w12 Report of the meeting of the OIE Working Group on Wildlife Diseases Paris, 1-4 February 2010 http://www.oie.int/doc/ged/D7047.PDF
W31.Aug13.w1 Technical Disease Cards - Bluetongue [Last updated October 2009. Corrected 4 January 2011] http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Animal_Health_in_the_World/docs/pdf/BLUETONGUE_FINAL.pdf
W31.Aug13.w2 OIE Technical Factsheet - Schmallenberg virus [February 2013] http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Our_scientific_expertise/docs/pdf/A_Schmallenberg_virus.pdf

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