OHRECA Machakos Rabies Campaign

Machakos County

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)-led One Health Research Education and Outreach Centre in Africa (OHRECA) in partnership with the Machakos County government, the Zoonotic Disease Unit (ZDU) and Vétérinaires Sans Frontières-Germany (VSF-G). are conducting a vaccination campaign from  4-30 October 2021. This work is part of an effort to help eliminate rabies in Machakos County by 2030 and the campaign is targeting  to reach almost 200,000 dogs in the county annually. The Campaign will utilise a One Health approach.