Identification

Name

Global Animal Disease Information System

Short name

EMPRESi

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Vincent Martin, Head of FAO's Dakar-based Resilience Hub and the FAO representative in Dakar Sen
Organizations
(1) Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Update frequency

Real-time

Created

2014-07-09 14:48:06+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:49:24.792559+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

EMPRES Global Animal Disease Information System (EMPRES-i) is a web-based application that has been designed to support veterinary services by facilitating the organization and access to regional and global disease information.

Goals
(1) Consequence management
(2) Early detection
(3) Situational awareness
Year start

1994

URL http://empres-i.fao.org/eipws3g/#h=0
URL (alternate) http://www.fao.org/ag/againfo/programmes/en/empres/home.asp
Related system
(1) Global Early Warning System for Major Animal Diseases (GLEWS)

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) Laboratory Records
(3) News Aggregators