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Continental Meeting on Veterinary Education

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Theme: Improving Quality of veterinary training for enhanced veterinary services and socio-economic development

When: 5th-7th July 2017
Where: Dakar, Senegal

Objectives

In line with the theme of the meeting, the overall objective of the meeting is to contribute to the improvement of veterinary training, for enhanced veterinary services and socio-economic development

The specific objectives of the workshop are:

  • To share information on continental strategic frameworks and other guidelines informing transformation of livestock and agriculture education and training;
  • To take stock of the quality of the veterinary education;
  • To share knowledge and experiences on the harmonization of veterinary training curricula, the development of accreditation mechanisms to promote the mobility of students and to agree on the way forward;
  • To propose a roadmap for the establishment and operationalization of the African Association of Veterinary Education Institutions (2A2E-V);
  • To discuss strategies for mobilizing resources for sustaining the activities of the network.

Participants

Deans of Veterinary Education Establishment (VEEs) and Veterinary Statutory Boards (VSBs). Technical partners, FAO, EU and AU-IBAR.