The Nepal One Health Hub serves as a networking and coordination centre connecting people and organisations involved in One Health activities across Nepal. The Hub provides a coordination framework in which projects and cross-sectoral collaboration is supported with facilities for networking, communication and resource sharing. Professionals working in fields related to human, animal or wildlife health within Nepal may apply to join.
A meeting organised in Kathmandu on 16th Sept 2014 under the chairmanship of Dr. VC Jha, Programme Director, Directorate of Animal Health Nepal, made various decisions (details below) related to the celebration of the World Rabies day 2014.The slogan for this year is “Together Against Rabies”.
The extremely successful Nepal One Health Symposium was held over two-days on 6-7 February, 2014 in the Hotel Himalaya Kathmandu.
The program was jointly organised by the Department of Health Services and the Department of Livestock Services Nepal as one of the concluding in-country events of the Regional Epidemiology and Biosecurity Training Programme in South Asia that is being implemented by Massey University, funded by the European Commission through the Animal and Human Influenza Trust Fund and administered by the World Bank.