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Annual Report 2009

Document type: ann_report
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Abstract: This is the annual report of DCA-VET for 2009. The main objective of DCA-VET is to protect and improve the health of existing livestock and to increase livestock production in Afghanistan. To realise the objective, DCA-VET has developed programmes to: train paraveterinarians (paravets) and basic veterinary workers (BVWs); establish district-based veterinary field units (VFUs) throughout Afghanistan; provide for veterinary equipment, medicines and vaccines; support the sustainable delivery of animal health services at community level; support activities that enhance livestock production; support the integration of public and private veterinary services; and enhance the range of services the VFUs can offer to their clients as well as their earning capacity.
Note: Contrib.: R. Briscoe, N. Durani, A. Emmerzaal, R. Heuckeroth, A. Qader Fakhri, E. Gerstner, M. Munsterman, B. Schreuder, B. Weijers, J. de Wolff, Z. Ahmadzai. Layout and ed.: M. Munsterman, R. Heuckeroth
Corporate author(s): DCA-VET - Dutch Committee for Afghanistan - Veterinary Programmes
Country: Afghanistan
Category: General
Keywords: agriculture , animal production , health , health services , sustainable development
Language: eng
Organization: DCA-VET - Dutch Committee for Afghanistan - Veterinary Programmes
PAGE: [22]
Place: Lelystad [etc.]
Publisher: DCA-VET
Year: 2009
Region: Southwest Asia
Right: © 2009 DCA-VET
Subject: Agriculture and Rural Development
Title: Annual Report 2009