Avian influenza: understanding new dynamics to better combat the disease

The global recurrence, spread and significant increase of high pathogenicity avian influenza (HPAI) outbreaks are affecting domestic and wild birds, and some terrestrial and aquatic mammals, reflecting a distinct change in the epidemiology and ecology of the virus and posing a threat to animal health, public health, food security and biodiversity.

This infographic explains visually how the spread patterns of the disease have shifted.