Minister of agriculture and rural areas: joint efforts to prevent and control swine fever in Africa


Minister of agriculture and rural areas: joint efforts to prevent and control swine fever in Africa

Original title: Han Changfu stressed at the inter ministerial Coordination Conference on prevention and control of swine fever in Africa

Attach great importance to their respective responsibilities and cooperate closely with each other.

Work together to prevent and control African swine fever

On September 14, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Areas organized an inter-ministerial coordination meeting on the prevention and control of classical swine fever in Africa to convey the spirit of learning important instructions from leading comrades of the Central Committee, to exchange the progress of prevention and control work in various departments, to study the work programme of supervision and control, and to improve the joint prevention and control cooperation mechanism. Han Changfu, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, stressed at the meeting that all relevant departments should resolutely implement the decision-making and deployment of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, fully understand the importance of strengthening joint defense and control, attach great importance to it, shoulder their respective responsibilities, take joint actions and cooperate closely to jointly do a good job in the prevention and control of African swine fever.

The meeting pointed out that the current situation of prevention and control of African swine fever in China is very complicated and grim. Departments concerned should base themselves on the epidemic situation and the actual situation of prevention and control, further understand the importance of doing a good job of prevention and control of African swine fever, enhance the sense of responsibility and mission of doing a good job of prevention and control, and firmly grasp the key moment of prevention and control. We will consolidate the responsibilities of all relevant departments in different parts of the country, effectively strengthen the linkage of measures, and jointly fight a decisive battle for the prevention and control of African swine fever.

The meeting requested that the task division of the General Office of the State Council on the prevention and control of African swine fever and other animal epidemics be further refined and implemented, and the joint prevention and control mechanism be improved. In the near future, an inspection team will be formed to carry out inspections on the prevention and control of African swine fever in various places, especially in key provinces, focusing on the implementation of responsibilities, emergency disposal, pig transportation and supervision of kitchen residues. The local people's governments at all levels should take the overall responsibility for the prevention and control work in the region, make it clear that the first-class person is the first responsible person, be sure to be responsible for the land, be responsible for the land, implement the relevant prevention and control measures, and make overall plans to ensure the production safety of aquaculture and the supply of meat.

Yu Kangzhen, Vice Minister of agriculture and rural affairs, chaired the meeting. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Public Security, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Transport, the Ministry of Commerce, the Health and Health Commission, the General Administration of Customs, the General Administration of Market Supervision, the Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission, the Forestry and Grassland Administration, the Civil Aviation Administration, the Post Office, the Logistics Support Department of the Central Military Commission and the China Railway Corporation are responsible for comrades attending the meeting.

Editor in chief: Gui Qiang


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