Saving Our World Through Livestock Vaccination

Far too many people depend on livestock as their primary means of livelihood, especially the rural smallholder farmers. Food security and global health security are directly affected by the health status of animals at every given time.  In other...

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Update on the LIDISKI Project

The LIDISKI TEAM recently concluded an energy audit of the National Veterinary Research Institute in Vom and Bauchi Outstations to begin the process of purchasing and installing solar panels that will help improve cold chain during vaccine...

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The Project Team

French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD) is an organization working for the sustainable development of Tropical and Mediterranean regions. CIRAD is the lead partner of LIDISKI project. Operations of CIRAD will...

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Community – Based Animal Health Workers – CAHWs

A common challenge is the fact that most of the communities in Nigeria are undeserved by qualified professionals especially the veterinarians and in order to achieve a wider coverage and successful intervention, the need for Community-based Animal...

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LIDISKI – Bridging The Gap!

Project Launch The EU-funded Livestock Disease Surveillance Knowledge Integration (LIDISKI) is a 4-year Project (2020 – 2023) being implemented by a consortium led by CIRAD, the National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI), IZSVE and IKORE. The...

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Impact of Livestock Diseases on Food Safety

Safer food saves lives. Access to enough amounts of safe and nutritious food is key to sustaining life and promoting good health. Unsafe food contains harmful bacteria, viruses, parasites, or chemical substances which can cause more than 200...

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