Avian Influenza Zambian Situation. Department of Veterinary and Livestock Development. Risk of introduction of AI. Formal – Limited risk since risk assessment carried out before issuing permit Informal – Risk is high due to smuggling of birds and their products from neighbouring countries.
Department of Veterinary and Livestock Development
Migratory waterfowl that come to Zambia:
Main local species susceptible to AI:
Human resource is insufficient
- Need improvement of communication facilities (e.g.internet)
Measures put in place: