Mission and Vision

Our Mission statement

Building capacity for surveillance of endemic, emerging and neglected zoonoses in West Africa through global best practice curriculum in One-Health, One-West Africa mode; strengthening inter-University collaboration among faculties, the ministries of agriculture, environment and health; increasing postgraduate enrolment for epizootiology-based programmes and provision of incentives for mentoring, research and service delivery in zoonoses surveillance, control, prevention and eradication in West Africa. The major goal of the centre is to actualize the training of career personnel in a milieu of active  research  and community connection that will enable hands-on learning of human-animal disease surveillance within the geographic context of West Africa.


Our Vision statement

CCPZ is a centre of excellence in "One-Health", "One-West Africa" education, research and services delivery, contributing to sustainable human resource development for healthy human and animal populations and healthy ecological environment in West Africa.


Our Administration



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