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  February 1996 – June 1997 : FAO project GCP/TOG/013-BEL (Belgian funding, 2nd phase) :

"Lutte contre la trypanosomose animale en vue de développement agro-pastoral des zones libérées de l’onchocercose au Togo" [Project for animal trypanosomosis control towards agro-pastoral development in the onchocercosis-cleared areas in Togo], Sokodé, Togo.
 

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  July 1997 - July 1999 : FAO project GCP/RAF/347-BEL (Belgian funding) :

“Projet Régional de lutte contre la trypanosomose animale” [Regional animal trypanosomosis control project], Sokodé, Togo and Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
  Togo (Burkina Faso)


Position : associate professional officer (1997) animal health and production officer in charge of the Togo-programme (1999)

Topics:

  • design of a national animal trypanosomosis control programme for Togo;

  • implementation of a national animal trypanosomosis control programme for Togo;

  • protozoology (Trypanosoma) and entomology (Glossina);

  • design of a rapid appraisal system for bovine trypanosomosis based on epidemiological modelling and geographical information systems [GIS] ;

  • agro-veterinary cartography and GIS applications;

  • organisation and monitoring of vector control operations in priority areas (involving livebait-technology);

  • animal production & health statistics and cattle census;

  • zootechnical studies (trypanotolerant breeds);

  • socio-economic studies (acceptability of control methods, herd management, cost-recovery, marketing, profitability of private veterinary practice);

  • studies of trypanosomosis in small ruminants;

  • extension approach and training of extension workers;

  • active support and promotion of private rural veterinary practice.

 

 

 
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