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Nhan đề: A stakeholder survey on live bird market closures policy for controlling hpai in viet nam.
Tác giả: Thuy, Nguyen Thi Thanh
Fearnley, Lyle
Tung, Dinh Xuan
Anh, Tran Thi Tram
Tung, Tran Trong
Trong, Nguyen Van
Tago, Damian
Padungtod, Pawin
Newman, Scott H.
Tripodi, Astrid
Từ khoá: Trader opinion
Risk mitigation
Avian influenza
Live bird market
Market closure
Poultry value chain
Năm xuất bản: 22-Aug-2017
Tùng thư/Số báo cáo: Frontiers in veterinary science;
Tóm tắt: Extensive research in Vietnam and elsewhere has shown that live bird markets (LBMs) play a significant role in the ecology and zoonotic transmission of avian influenzas (AIs) including H5N1 and H7N9. Vietnam has a large number of LBMs reflecting the consumer preferences for live poultry. Under pressure to mitigate risks for H7N9 and other zoonotic AIs, Vietnam is considering, among other mitigation measures, temporary closures of LBMs as a policy to reduce risk of AI outbreaks. However, the efficacy of market closure is debated, particularly because little is known about how poultry traders may react, and whether trading may emerge outside formal marketplaces. Combining efforts of anthropologists, economists, sociologists, and veterinarians can be useful to elucidate the drivers behind poultry traders’ reactions and better understanding the barriers to implementing risk mitigation measures. In this paper, we present results from a stakeholder survey of LBM stakeholders in Vietnam. Our qualitative data show that trading outside formal markets is very likely to occur in the event of a temporary LBM market closure. Our data show that the poultry value chain in Vietnam remains highly flexible, with traders willing and able to trade poultry in many possible locations. Our results indicate that simplification of the poultry value chain along with strict enforcement, engagement of stakeholders, and adequate communication would be a necessary prerequisite before market closure could be an effective policy.
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