Fighting Zoonoses in Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Nepal (ABN)- Increasing awareness, prevention, & control of zoonoses

Starting Date: March 2014
Ending Date: March 2017
Location: Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Nepal
Donor(s): EC, One Health Programme in Asia
Implementation Partner(s): Relief International, UK (Lead), Bu Ali Rehabilitation and Aid Network (BARAN), Afghanistan

The overall objective of the project is to effectively contribute to the reduction of Zoonoses & alleviate their impact on fragile population by promoting awareness, behaviour change, & coordination between individuals & local & national authorities.

The specific objectives are to:

  • Create Awareness & Behaviour Change.
  • Develop Prevention & Response Capacity of communities, government departments & academia.
  • Integrate Zoonoses Surveillance within Existing Government Regulations