Dr Jorge Nestor Amaya, President, National Agrifood Health and Quality Service (SENASA*), Argentina, informed the OIE that a simulation exercise of the emergency team intervention in responding to a swine disease, will take place from 27 to 30 October 2009 in Rosario de la Frontera locality, Salta province.
As part of a regional strategy, neighbouring countries (Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) have been invited to participate to this training activity.
(*) SENASA: Servicio Nacional de Sanidad y Calidad Agroalimentaria
Animal Health Information Department
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)