IEC News

The Importance of Avian Influenza Surveillance

12th April 2019

The recent northern winter has had a very limited number of Avian Influenza outbreaks reported. The IEC’s Avian Influenza Global Expert Group considers that this is no reason for producers, whether southern or northern hemisphere producers, to let their guard down.

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Consumer Good Forum - Business Actions Against Forced Labour Booklet

23rd October 2018

WEO are happy to have featured in the Consumer Goods Forum’s Business Actions Against Forced Labour Booklet, showcasing how FMCG organisations are turning their commitment into concrete actions.

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Time to Tighten on-farm Monitoring and Biosecurity

8th October 2018

Top scientists warn that now is the time to focus on protecting your business against avian influenza outbreaks. It is crucial that you tighten your on-farm Biosecurity systems and very closely monitor your on-farm production, mortality, feed consumption and water intake.

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Egg Industry Announces Commitment to United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals

12th September 2018

Today in Kyoto, the World Egg Organisation (WEO) announced the global egg industry’s pledge to work in partnership with the United Nations, to fulfil its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Adding our Voice to the Global Call to End Forced Labour

20th July 2018

Think for just a moment about the challenges facing global agriculture and our food system over the coming decades, and you’ll realize—we have a lot of work to do.

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IEC Avian Influenza Global Expert Group develops AI Vaccination document

26th January 2018

Following the launch of the Practical Biosecurity Check List document in September 2017, the AI Expert Group have also developed the ‘Avian Influenza Vaccination document – Considerations and Essential Components.’ The paper explains very clearly the potential advantages, as well as some of the constraints of an AI vaccination programme.

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IEC Avian Influenza Expert Group’s new Practical Biosecurity Check List is available to download

11th October 2017

IEC has established an Avian Influenza Global Expert Group, made up of leading scientists, vets and industry experts. The long term goal of the group is to help the egg industry move beyond the risk of AI.

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The 2017 IEC Awards were presented at the IEC Global Leadership Conference in Bruges

28th September 2017

  The Golden Egg Award for the most innovative marketing campaign went to Fenavi from Colombia. The Clive Frampton Egg Products Company of the Year Award was awarded to Fabien De Meester of DMF. The Denis Wellstead Award for “International Egg Person of the Year” was presented to Aart Goede.  

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