The World Wildlife Fund (WWF), founded in 1961, has a mission is to stop the degradation of the planet's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature. The WWF partners with AU-IBAR on sustainable management of fisheries resources in Large Marine ecosystems and has been instrumental in documenting lessons learnt and best practices under SPFIF.
The African Wildlife foundation (AWF), an international conservation organization, focused solely on Africa and active for over forty-five years, will bring on board its strength in the provision of expertise on wildlife and community conservation.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), finds pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges. Over the last 5 years, IUCN and AWF have worked with AU-IBAR for the implementation of Natural resources management activities at the livestock, wildlife environment interface activities in west, central and east Africa.
The Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) is a collaboration that aims to protect crops, livestock, and people from the effects of aflatoxins. By combating these toxins, PACA will contribute to improving food security, health, and trade across the African continent.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that acts as a coordinating authority on international public health. Established on 7 April 1948, with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, the agency inherited the mandate and resources of its predecessor, the Health Organization. The organization develops and promotes the use of evidence-based tools, norms and standards to support Member States to inform health policy options.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting public health activities in the United States. Its mission is to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) is a non-profit-making and non-governmental organization that works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality science and capacity-building to bear on poverty reduction and sustainable development.
The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), is a 40 years old independent pan-African Research Centre headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. Its Mission is help alleviate poverty, ensure food security and improve the overall health status of peoples of the tropics by developing and extending management tools and strategies for harmful and useful arthropods, while preserving the natural resource base through research and capacity building. ICIPE partners with AU-IBAR for the bee initiative and work on tsetse fly control.
The French Centre for the International Cooperation in Agronomic Research for Development (CIRAD) will work with AU-IBAR on the VACNADA project to evaluate adjuvants for live and inactivated Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia (CBPP) vaccines.
The African Union Pan African Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Eradication Campaign (AU-PATTEC) Office has the mandate of initiating, supporting and coordinating Tsetse and Trypanosomiais (T&T) eradication in Africa within the shortest time possible. The initiative comprises an international campaign to generate a process of sustained action through the introduction of the necessary support and mechanisms required for the eradication of the tsetse fly and trypanosomiasis from the affected countries.