Advancing Veterinary Science


Following decades of war and conflict in Afghanistan, there is an urgent need to rebuild veterinary services, improve livestock productivity; protect the country from unwanted diseases; improve responses to disease outbreaks; ensure public safety through safe food consumption and promote animal welfare in this country.
AVA represents a large number of veterinary professionals in Afghanistan and is best placed to realize the above vision. AVA is capable of delivering the appropriate training, logistical support, effective communication between public and private sectors and provides rapid response to animal and public health emergencies.


The Mission Statement of AVA is to:
Improving Animal and Human Health, Supporting veterinary professionals and developing a Strong and sustainable Veterinary Private Sector in Afghanistan.

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