The One Health concept is based on the recognition that human and animal health are inextricably linked. Humans and animals have socio-economic interactions through direct physical contact, the food chain and the environment. Therefore, the health and well-being of all species can only be safeguarded by enhancing cooperation and collaboration between physicians, veterinarians, and other scientific health professionals. This will be achieved by effectively coupling the know-how and infrastructure available in the human and veterinary-agricultural domain.
The One Health approach: