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Introduction to Participatory Research Workshop at ISVEE

An Introductory training course in Participatory Epidemiology is scheduled to be hosted as a pre-conference workshop at ISVEE (international Society of Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics), Mexico, November 2015. This course offers an introduction for those within the research and international development communities who may be interested in adopting these inclusive techniques for community development and … Continue reading


ComAcross Participatory Epidemiology Training: Infectious Fun

The ComAcross Project is supporting a training initiative in Participatory Epidemiology (PE) in South East Asia to contribute to skills development useful in for the implementation of One Health approaches in the region. PE takes a trans-disciplinary approach that compliments One Health and EcoHealth approaches. It utilizes the methods of participatory rural appraisal and participatory … Continue reading


One Health PE Training in South East Asia with Support from ComAcross

The regional PE networks for South East Asia, PENU and SEA-PREID are leading a PE practitioner trainings with support from the EU-funded ComAcross Project. The ComAcross Project is supporting One Health capacity building in Cambodia, Laos and Thailand. The Project is implemented by CIRAD and national One Health stake holder organizations. The training team comes … Continue reading

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Report of the Annual Meeting of the Participatory Epidemiology Network in Uganda (PENU)

Dr James Bugeza, Secretary of the Participatory Epidemiology Network in Uganda (PENU)  shared the attached report of the PENU annual meeting today. The meeting was held at Esella Country Hotel – Kira Town Council Wakiso District on December 11, 2013. Participants included representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF), Ministry of Health, local government and … Continue reading


Article on participatory surveillance for HPAI in Ecohealth

Dear Colleagues, Network partners have published a new article in Ecohealth describing participatory surveillance experiences in HPAI control: Mariner JC, Jones BA, Hendrickx S, El Masry I, Jobre Y, Jost CC, 2014. Experiences in participatory surveillance and community-based reporting systems for H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza: A case study approach. Journal of EcoHealth: March 19 … Continue reading