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    • Aquatic emergency preparedness and response system in Viet Nam 

      Bui, Viet-Hang T.; Nguyen, Viet-Nga T.; Nguyen, Lan-Huong T.; Nguyen, Hien T.; Pham, Quan H.; Vo, Chuong D.; Nguyen, Tien N. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      Viet Nam is one of the top worldwide producers of aquaculture products which accounts for about 22 percent of total agricultural GDP of Viet Nam. Recently, diseases have become the biggest challenge for global aquaculture ...
    • Aquatic emergency preparedness and response systems in Singapore 

      Chee, D.; Teo, X. H. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      Singapore s population-dense, urban environment presents a unique context for her increasingly important aquaculture industry. This paper provides an overview of Singapore s existing aquatic emergency preparedness and ...
    • Country status of aquatic emergency preparedness and response systems for effective management of aquatic animal disease outbreaks in Myanmar 

      Oo, Kyaw Naing; Cho, Yi Yi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      Myanmar is one of the OIE members and the Department of Fisheries (DoF) is highly concerned with transboundary aquatic animal pathogens. Therefore, the Aquatic Animal Health & Disease Control Section has already been ...
    • Current status, issues, and gaps on aquatic emergency preparedness and response systems practiced by Cambodia 

      Khan, Chan Dara; Chhorn, Sokleang; Thay, Somony (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      A few decades ago, Cambodia was rich in both freshwater and marine fisheries resources because of its favorable geographical area. However, the fisheries resources have depleted and were unable to totally fulfill the ...
    • Emergency preparedness and response system in Indonesia 

      Hastuti, Mukti Sri; Desrina; Maskur (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      The Competent Authority (CA) on aquatic animal health in Indonesia is the Directorate Aquaculture Area Development and Fish Health of the Directorate General of Aquaculture (DGA) under the Ministry of Marine Affairs. CA ...
    • Fish disease control in Japan 

      Miwa, Satoshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      The regulatory authority responsible for the control of aquatic animal diseases in Japan is the Animal Products Safety Division, Food Safety and Consumer Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries ...
    • Government regulations concerning the use of chemicals in aquaculture in Japan 

      Wilder, Marcy N. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2000)
      In Japan, fisheries research activity is of a very diversified nature and is overseen by the national and prefectural governments. Regarding the use of chemicals in aquaculture, various regulations exist to protect the ...
    • Human health aspects of the use of chemicals in aquaculture, with special emphasis on food safety and regulations 

      Sinhaseni, Palarp; Limpoka, Malinee; Samatiwat, Ornrat (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2000)
      Safe and wholesome food is essential for good health. Therefore, when one considers health issues related to unsafe foods, recorded morbidity and mortality as well as economic losses in a population must be included. Due ...
    • Philippines: Aquatic emergency preparedness and response systems for transboundary diseases 

      Somga, Sonia S.; Somga, Joselito R.; Quiatchon, Gladys M.; Regidor, Simeona E. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2019)
      The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) of the Department of Agriculture as the Competent Authority, develops and implements rules and regulations on aquatic animal health for the Philippines. It establishes ...
    • Preliminary review of the legal framework governing the use of chemicals in aquaculture in Asia 

      Van Houtte, Annick (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2000)
      This preliminary review looks into legislation governing the use of chemicals in aquaculture in Asia. Brief assessments are made of the legislation relating to chemical contamination and the use of veterinary drugs and ...
    • The role of quarantine in preventing the spread of serious pathogens of aquatic animals in Southeast Asia 

      Arthur, J. Richard (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2004)
      Quarantine, in the strict sense, is the confinement of aquatic animals of unknown or questionable health status in secure facilities such that neither they nor any pathogens they may be carrying can escape into the external ...
    • The role of the Office International des Epizooties (OIE) in health improvement of aquatic animals 

      Oketani, Yoshiyuki (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2004)
      The paper discusses the roles of the Office International des Epizooties (OIE) in aquatic animal health. The main objectives of OIE are to: ensure transparency in the global animal disease situation; collect, analysis and ...
    • The use of chemicals in aquaculture in Malaysia and Singapore 

      Mohamed, Shariff; Nagaraj, Gopinath; Chua, F. H. C.; Wang, Y. G. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2000)
      Aquaculture is an increasingly important force in both the Malaysian as well as the Singaporean economies. In recent years, Singapore has focused on the aquarium fish trade, making it one of the largest ornamental fish ...