Audience

The 1st International One Health Forum will bring together representatives of existing One Health Initiatives in Africa, policy makers from African Union Member States and Global Health Security policy makers.

The tentative list of One Health initiatives includes:

  • Tripartite Zoonoses Guide – Surveillance and Information Sharing Technical Working Group
  • Africa One Health Network (AOHNet)
  • Africa CDC Regional Collaborating Centers
  • West African Health Organisation (WAHO)
  • WHO regional office Africa
  • CORDS secretariat (Connecting Organization for Regional Disease Surveillance)
  • The African CORDS networks: Southern African Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance (SACIDS), East African Integrated Disease Surveillance Network (EAIDSNet)
  • USAID One Health Workforce (OHW)
  • One Health Central and Eastern Africa (OHCEA)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • World Organization for Animal Health (OIE)
  • Regional Center for Animal Health (CSRA) of the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS)
  • Chatham House, Centre on Global Health Security – Infectious Disease Risk Assessment and Management (IDRAM) Initiative
  • Fondation Mérieux
  • Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR)
  • Africa One Aspire (One-African Science Partnership for Intervention Research Excellence)
  • African Society for Laboratory Medicine
  • Global Virus Network (GVN)
  • International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
  • African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET)
  • International Medical Corps (IMC)
  • United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • EcoHealth Alliance
  • Veterinary Officers without Borders
  • Pan-African Network for Rapid Research, Response and Preparedness for Infectious Diseases Epidemics (PANDORA-ID-NET)
  • Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN)
  • Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)
  • African Coalition for Epidemic Research, Response and Training (ALERRT)
  • West African Network for Infectious Diseases Surveillance (WANIDS)
  • Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA)
  • Institut Pasteur Network
  • African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET)
  • One Health Coordination Desk and the National One Health Strategic Plan, Tanzania
  • USAID Kenya and East Africa