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CCPZ is an international hub for training and research in the surveillance of human-animal diseases in West Africa. more information
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CCPZ promotes One-Health approach to higher education in West Africa. more information
March 20, 2016
The RIWA Ghana Organizing Committee, with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture and the Ministry of Health, jointly host the 3rd international conference on Rabies in West Africa. The event brings internationally renowned experts to present scientific and technical papers and to provide one-to-one advice and support for connectivity in harmonizing stakeholders and tools for the prevention and control of rabies in West Africa. The conference covers regional and global perspectives on human and animal rabies control; infrastructure for surveillance of rabies and rabies related viruses; the use of geographic informational systems in focusing rabies control; improving health outcomes and surveillance capacity building. Participants are drawn from Ghana, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, the Gambia, Senegal, East and Southern Africa, Europe, North America, the Pacific Rim, the West Indies and beyond. More...