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Vaccination campaign against peste des petits ruminants in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Bandundu province

500 000 animals to be vaccinated

Up to now, 177 000 animals have been vaccinated and 323 000 more will be vaccinated during the next two phases of the FAO project. 

Only one month after the official launched of the project “Emergency assistance for the control of peste des petits ruminants (PPR) in the province of Bandundu”, the Minister and FAO present the partial results of the first phase of the vaccination campaign against PPR in the area of Masi-Manimba in Bandundu province.