SACIDS is a ONE HEALTH consortium of southern African medical and veterinary, academic and research institutions involved with infectious diseases of humans and animals in the DRC , Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia and Tanzania, In an innovative partnership with world-renowed centres of research in industrialised countries.
Championing Disease Surveillance Research
From targeted sample collection and nucleic acid preparation to DNA sequencing and analysis; SACIDS leads the way in Disease Surveillance Research, thanks to its wide network of African research institutions and Smart Partners
Towards One Africa, One Health
We vision a Sub-Saharan African society protected from devastating infectious diseases affecting the health of humans, animals and ecosystems, thereby promoting livelihoods, socio-economic development including market access and the environment
Innovation, Science, Technology
Harnessing innovation science and technology to improve Sub-Saharan Africa's capacity to detect, identify and monitor infectious diseases
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Siku ya Veterinari Duniani mwaka 2016 itaadhimishwa Duniani kote tarehe 30 April 2016. Nchini  Tanzania maadhimisho haya yanaandaliwa na Chama cha Madaktari wa Wanyama (TVA),kwa kushirikiana na Wizara ya Kilimo Mifugo na Uvuvi, Baraza la Veterinari, Taasisi isiyo ya kiserikali ya  Mbwa Wa Africa ,Chama cha Madaktari wa Wanyama Duninani(WVA)  ... Read More
Three leading international One Health groups, the One Health Commission, the One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team, and the One Health Platform Foundation are partnering to create a global “One Health Day”.   On November 3, individuals and groups from around the world, from academic to corporate & non-profit,  ... Read More
 Introduction The MSTAH will be offered as a blended programme (combined web-based and face-to-face) in collaboration with the Department of Veterinary Tropical Diseases of the University of Pretoria (UP). Timeline January 2017 - December 2018: 2 years Registration Below, you can find the admission requirements for the course (and for the  ... Read More
Welcome to this second edition of the TechnoHealth surveillance Newsletter, please see attached.   As we highlighted in the first issue, our ambition is to promote community level One Health security contributing to disease detection and response at all levels. We have been motivated by the feedbacks received from our readers following the release  ... Read More
Welcome to this first edition of the TechnoHealth surveillance Newsletter, please see attached. The production of this newsletter is one of the channels SACIDS will utilise to disseminate disease surveillance information among partners and the general public. It is our hope that the newsletter will provide a platform for information exchange on disease  ... Read More
PART I: Activity Description    1. INTRODUCTION    In 2008, concerned by the burden of infectious diseases in Africa, academic and research institutions in epidemiologically linked southern and East African countries (Tanzania, DRC, Zambia, Mozambique and South Africa) embarked on a pathway towards developing Africa’s capacity  ... Read More
1. Listen and share Listen to the special broadcast on the theme of Radio in Times of Emergency and Disaster. Download, broadcast and share your favourite stories.  You will hear from those who are on the field and have real and immediate impact when disaster or conflict strikes.  From humaninatarian workers to journalists to ordinary  ... Read More
Taasisi za SACIDS na OHCEA wameandaa mkutano uliowakutanisha wataalamu mbalimbali wenye ujuzi tofauti wa Afya hasa Afya ya Mifugo, Afya ya Binadamu pamoja na Afya ya Mazingira kutoka kwenye vyuo mbalimbali vya hapa Tanzania.   Mkutano huo ulikuwa na lengo la kuweza kuangalia ni kwa namna gani wanaweza kufanya kazi kwa  ... Read More
Event lead:-  A Joint SACIDS-OHCEA Workshop – with the Participation of ALL OH based Networks with representation in Tanzania   Event date/s:- 11 – 12 Feb. 2016   Event venue:- Stella Maris Hotel in Bagamoyo, Tanzania       1. Overview   OH Networks involving universities in Tanzania are major  ... Read More
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