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34th General Conference of the International Scientific Council for Trypanosomiasis Research and Control (ISCTRC)

 

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When

11th - 15th September 2017

Where

Livingstone, Zambia

Objective

To promote information sharing on tsetse, human and animal trypanosomiasis problem, review control strategies and recommend appropriate approaches in research and control.

Expected Outputs and Outcomes

  • Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis information shared and disseminated
  • Networking amongst the tsetse and trypanosomiasis research and control workers enhanced
  • Participants exposed to better control approaches;
  • Recommendations for tsetse and trypanosomiasis research and control activities for the next two years adopted
  • Capacity for tsetse and trypanosomiasis research and control workers enhanced
  • Visibility of African Union Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources and the International Scientific Council for Trypanosomiasis Research and Control enhanced
  • Conference proceedings
  • The Visibility and the role of Government of Zambia in the fight against tsetse and trypanosomisis in Africa enhanced

Participants

300 participants are expected to attend the meeting comprising of:

  1. African Union Commission Staff
  2. Scientists/Researchers
    • Universities in Africa and Europe
    • Research Institutes in Africa and Europe
  3. ISCTRC Executive committee Members
  4. Thirty Eight (38) Member States where tsetse and trypanosomiasis remains a challenge
  5. Ministry officials in charge of animal and human health

Working Documents

Files:
34th General Conference of the International Scientific Council for Trypanosomiasis Research and Control (ISCTRC)
Date 2017-04-10 Language  English Filesize 145.4 KB

Concept Note
Date 2017-04-10 Language  English Filesize 155.03 KB

Call for Abstracts
Date 2017-04-10 Language  English Filesize 665.6 KB

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