APCOVE have recently released its training package of 36 e-Learning modules. GBADs led 3 of these modules which our WG2a lead Mieghan Bruce (Murdoch University) was team leader for all 3 of these modules. You can find the 3 modules below: D04. Estimating the Impact of a Disease D05. Evaluating a Brucellosis Control Program: Economic … Continue reading GBADs involved in new APCOVE modules!
On Tuesday 26th September 2023, GBADs and DECIDE hosted the third official Seminar in a series between the two projects. After the success of the first official Seminar, we were hoping to continue presenting research that interests our audience. You can find the recording of both talks below as well as the presentations of both. Armando … Continue reading Seminar: GBADs and DECIDE #3- “Estimations of greenhouse gasses emissions and the welfare burden of animal diseases: Exploring sustainability in livestock production”
During 17th-20th July 2023, Prof. Tom Marsh and Dustin Pendell, who both work in the Wider Economic Impact (WEI) theme in GBADs, attended in person the joint conference Western Agricultural Economics Association and Canadian Agricultural Economics Society in Canada. With support from Golam Saroare Shakil, Jada Thompson and Amanda Countryman the following presentations were made … Continue reading GBADs present at the 2023 Western Agricultural Economics Association and Canadian Agricultural Economics Society
The week commencing 22nd May, 2023 saw the 90th WOAH General Session take place in Paris. During the week, GBADs were given the opportunity to conduct a side event. There were approximately 100 participants, including WOAH Delegates, individuals from the private sector, public sector, academia and research institutes. All WOAH regions were represented. The side … Continue reading GBADs Side Event at WOAH General Session
During 13th-15th June, the International Society for Economics and Social Sciences of Animal Health (ISESSAH) conference took place in Helsinki, Finland-“Understanding stakeholder behaviour and socio-economic implications of practices and policies of animal health”. Emma-Jane Murray, a member of the GBADs programme, attended the conference and gave her thoughts below. “There were amazing talks throughout the … Continue reading ISESSAH, June 2023
On Wednesday 17th May 2023, GBADs and DECIDE hosted the second official Seminar in a series between the two projects. After the success of the first official Seminar, we were hoping to continue presenting research that interests our audience. You can find the recording of both talks below. Fernanda Dórea, Epidemiologist. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), … Continue reading Seminar: GBADs and DECIDE #2- “The burden of endemic respiratory disease in pigs: developing farm-level tools to monitor pig health and improve disease control”