Focus Area: Risk Prevention
Project Title: Development of the South Africa Livestock Disease Risk Analysis Training Curriculum
Status: In progress
Overview: The overall objective of this project is to initiate a Livestock Disease Risk Analysis Training Curriculum in South Africa that supports the AfCFTA Agreement (2018) through the partnership among USDA, OVI, and IIAD. Specifically, the project will focus on the following activities: 1) assessing the existing needs and readiness of South Africa to conduct risk analysis training (individual level) through an evidence-based approach; and 2) supporting the development and implementation of a user-driven, curriculum and a long-term Trainer-of-Trainer (ToT) sustainable programme (institutional level).
Project Duration: October 2020 – September 2021
Consultants/Partners: Dr. David Castellan, DVM
Outcomes, Solutions, & Impact: TBD