Nepal Requirements Workshop for SAARC Epidemiology Networking Platform

Clockwise from top left - Paul Charsley, Dr Tenzin, Dr. Khadak Singh Bisht, Dr. Muhammad Akram, Dr Peter Jolly, Swagat Nepal, Barun Kumar Sharma, Chandra Shrestha, Mukul Upadhyaya, Sithar Dorjee, Sangharsha Bhattarai

A three day workshop took place in Kathmandu, Nepal from May 25th to 27th 2017, to agree the requirements for creating the platform and mechanism to allow SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) member countries to share information relevant for TADs (Trans boundary Animal Diseases) control.

The workshop was attended by key stakeholders from RSU-SAARC (Regional Support Unit SAARC), Massey University in New Zealand, Bhutan and Nepal.