ARISE Plus developed and successfully delivered a pilot training course during 22-29 April 2021 to support ASEAN Health Officials in building capacity of Member States Officials on Food Borne Diseases Outbreak –dealing with all aspects including preventive measures, monitoring, outbreak management and reporting. The ASEAN Secretariat requested for repeating the program using same material as they note a further demand and value in training more ASEAN Experts.
The training course previously developed by ARISE Plus experts in close consultation with the ASEAN Secretariat officials, officials from Viet Nam as the lead proponent and the ASEAN Health Cluster 4 -Ensuring Food Safety, a grouping of health officials representing the 10 ASEAN Member States was reviewed and updated to address the feedback received during pilot delivery and current best global practices. The objective of the training course is to build knowledge on factors contributing to Food Borne Diseases, to understand the importance of preparedness and prevention, tools to equip the national competent authorities to apply the preventive controls for food borne disease, improved approach towards monitoring and surveillance and investigating an outbreak.
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