Outbreak Investigation Report on Avian Influenza in British Columbia, 2014
6. Communications

Daily inter-agency briefings held at the JEOC included CFIA staff, section leads and representatives from provincial and municipal governments, public health agencies, and industry groups. The CFIA's JEOC Information Officer worked with the BC Emergency Management Program lead to develop messaging for municipalities, First Nation groups and other governmental agencies. The Information Officer also worked with the BC poultry industry spokesperson to coordinate media responses, and industry briefings to ensure consistency of messaging for media queries and agency updates.

Date modified: