Call for Application for Master of Science in One Health Molecular Biology

September 18, 2018
The SACIDS-ACE is a ONE HEALTH Virtual Centre, whose Mission is to harness innovation in science and technology in order to improve Africa’s capacity to detect, identify and monitor infectious diseases of humans, animals, ecosystems and their interactions in order to better manage the risk posed by them. The SACIDS-ACE stems from the concern for…

Lecture videos from International One Health Congress (IOHC) 2018

September 17, 2018
The One Health Platform organizes its One Health congresses on a biennial basis. These meetings are the world’s premier conferences for the global One Health community as they bring together One Health advocates for four days of inspiring lectures, debates, workshops and symposia. In evidence of the ground-breaking and captivating nature of our congresses, we…

Situation Report on the Ebola outbreak–DRC

August 29, 2018
Since the last Disease Outbreak News on 17 August 2018, 25 additional cases have been laboratory confirmed for Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. These new confirmed cases have been reported in Beni, Oicha and Mabalako health zones (North Kivu province) and Mandima health zone (Ituri Province). However, all exposures…

Ebola situation reports: Democratic Republic of the Congo

August 14, 2018
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On 1 August 2018, the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared a new outbreak of Ebola virus disease in North Kivu Province. The Ministry of Health, WHO and partners are responding to this event, and working to establish the full extent of this outbreak. Numbers may fluctuate on a daily…

SACIDS–ACE Research Matrix

August 14, 2018
SACIDS ACE Research Programme Coordinated by Sokoine University of Agriculture and Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania July 2018     STRAND 1: Addressing Viral Disease Threat to Human Health, Food Security and Livelihoods   Professors: Gerald Misinzo, Leonard Mboera, Mark Rweyemamu and Janusz Paweska     CoP1 Theme: Emerging and Vector-Borne Diseases…

SACIDS at the 25th Farmer’s Day Exhibitions

August 10, 2018
August 10, 2018–Morogoro. Every year Tanzania celebrates Nane Nane Day on the 8th of August in recognition the important contribution of farmers to the national economy. The 25thAgricultural Exhibition famously known as NaneNane, themed “Wekeza katika Kilimo, Mifugo na Uvuvi kwa Maendeleo ya viwanda’’ meaning “Invest in Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries for industrial development”. SACIDS participated at…

IUCEA – World Bank Scholarship Recipients for 2018/2019

August 10, 2018
Kampala (August 10, 2018) – On May 4, 2018, the Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA), the Regional Facilitation Unit for the Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence (ACE II) Project, announced a Call for Applications for Masters fellowships targeting female students in the nine participating countries of Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda,…