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 centre on coordinating...
Leveraging ICT tools for livestock disease surveillance

Leveraging ICT tools for livestock disease surveillance

Information Communication Technology (ICT) has evolved to become the bedrock of the ‘new normal’, making it the most reliable means to get things done. Based on this reality, the livestock sector, especially in developing countries need not look further, but rather...

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 Health Workers...

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 purpose of the project...

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 different diseases –...