CORDS gears up to respond to Yellow Fever Outbreak

  • 2016-07-04

The East African and South African CORDS Networks are gearing up to address a Yellow Fever outbreak in their region. Yellow fever is a disease with an […]

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A New West African Network

  • 2016-05-27

CORDS and the West African Health Organisation, WAHO,  joined forces this week with the fifteen West African countries in Côte d’Ivoire, to agree policies and […]

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Leishmaniasis Detection, Prevention, and Response Webinar

  • 2016-05-19

Webinar: Leishmaniasis Detection, Prevention, and Response- Lessons for Zika and other Vector-Borne Disease Management Thursday, June 2nd, 2016; 10:00am-11:00am Eastern Daylight Time To register click HERE […]

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CORDS and WAHO sign Memorandum of Understanding

  • 2016-02-25

CORDS and the West African Health Organisation, WAHO, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 10th February 2016 in Burkina Faso. The Memorandum supports the formation […]

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New research shows Leishmaniasis is a disease of marginalised communities

  • 2016-02-09

Leishmaniasis one of the world’s oldest diseases is a growing, but neglected disease. The new Leishmaniasis Gap Analysis Report and Action Plan  is based on research carried out […]

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Enhancing African-led capacity for Disease Surveillance, Arusha 14-15 December

  • 2015-11-04

We are working with our South African and East African Networks, SACIDS and EAIDSNet, to bring together stakeholders and funders from across the globe in Tanzania on the […]

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New learnings and experiences during my summer internship with CORDS by Lindsay Steele

  • 2015-10-06

It’s a Friday evening in early July in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and I’m sitting at the rooftop restaurant of the Holiday Inn, in awe of […]

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Developing a ‘One Health’ approach to tackling Zoonotic Diseases

  • 2015-09-25

Today, Zoonotic Diseases (diseases passed from animals to humans), such as Ebola, MERS, Avian Flu and Leishmaniasis are spreading with devastating effect. When looking for solutions, […]

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CORDS Executive Director to sit on panel at Global Health Security Agenda Forum, Korea

  • 2015-09-02

Following his presentation on CORDS at the Global Health Security Agenda, GHSA, steering group in Paris on the 29th of June 2015 the Korean Government has […]

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Workshop report: One Health workshop in Bangkok (MBDS/APEIR)

  • 2015-04-09

The One Health approach requires the collaboration of different sectors and the aim of CORDS workshop was to bring different sectors from different countries together […]

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CORDS and SECID’s jointly organized One Health workshop in Kosovo a success!

  • 2015-03-14

On the second day of the CORDS and SECID One Health workshop in Kosovo, participants from Albania, Kosovo and Bulgaria worked in groups with the […]

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Intensified Preparedness Programme (IPP) Training in Nigeria March 3-4

  • 2015-03-03

  CORDS is pleased to be sharing ideas, experiences and ways forward during IPP Nigeria at the Valencia Hotel in Abuja, Nigeria with participants from […]

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CORDS at PMAC 2015

  • 2015-01-31

CORDS was pleased to participate in the 2015 Prince Mahidol Award Conference (PMAC), held in Bangkok Thailand, from 26-31 Janary 2015.  Professor Nigel Lightfoot CBE, Executive […]

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Next IPP: Accra, 13-14 January 2015

  • 2014-12-09

EBOLA: Intensified Preparedness Programme (IPP) The next in-training of the IPP will be held in Accra, Ghana, from 13-14 January 2015. Please see the IPP Ghana […]

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Summary of EBOLA preparedness in the SACIDS

  • 2014-10-30

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO (DRC) Within the SACIDS network countries DRC has experienced several episodes of Ebola and the related Marburg disease. Following its first […]

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