This document offers guidance for biosafety and biosecurity oversight and compliance for biocontainment facilities.
This presentation discusses best practices in regard to the design of biocontainment facilities.
This presentation discusses the potential areas of failure during the planning and programming stage(s) of the design and building of biocontainment facilities.
This video offers an overview of African swine fever infection and containment.
This report offers an assessment of the US Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) programs and activities designed to prevent and protect against domestic attacks using chemical agents.
This report assesses the status of the US Department of Defense’s (DoD) Biosafety and Biosecurity Program and provides recommendations for improvement.
This National Biodefense Strategy brings together and puts in place for the first time, a single coordinated effort to orchestrate the full range of activity that is carried out across the United States Government to protect the American people from biological threats.
This document supports countries in developing and conducting simulation exercises to test and validate their national pandemic influenza preparedness plans. It is intended to provide practical guidance on how to select, plan, conduct and evaluate simulation exercises specific to pandemic influenza preparedness and response, and how to set up a process for using the outcomes of these exercises to review and improve pandemic influenza preparedness plans.
This United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) manual provides technical advice and guidelines for each of the livestock interventions most common during emergency response to natural and human-induced disasters.
This interagency (FAO, UNICEF, WHO) toolkit will be useful for anyone wanting to design effective outbreak prevention and control measures in community settings. The toolkit contains a 7-step approach, with corresponding tools, checklists, and templates for designing behavioral and communication interventions that support the development of outbreak prevention and control measures.