Programme de lutte contre la trypanosomose africaine (PLTA)

FAO supports Zimbabwe in becoming a South-South Cooperation provider of expertise on the control of Animal Trypanosomosis

Maputo, Mozambique.


During the first week of September, South-South Cooperation (SSC) technical exchange activities took place in Maputo, Mozambique. An expert from Zimbabwe’s Division of Tsetse Control Services visited Mozambique’s National Directorate of Veterinary Services and the Eduardo Mondlane University. The objective of the mission was to support Mozambique in developing a national Atlas of tsetse and AAT by sharing knowledge and methodologies developed by Zimbabwe. These activities are being organized under the service level agreement between FAO’s Office of South-South and Triangular Cooperation (OSS) and FAO’s Resilience Programme Management Team (SP5), which is focused on increasing the resilience of livelihoods to threats and crises. The Programme Against African Trypanosomosis (PAAT) provides technical guidance and backstopping.

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