Molecular epidemiology network for promotion and support of delivery of life vaccines against Theileria parva and Theileria annulata infection in Eastern and Northern Africa

The general objective of the project is to ensure food security and to improve food safety by developing new and improving existing vaccination against bovine theileriosis caused by T. annulata and T. parva. The anticipated project aims to contribute to poverty alleviation by increasing farmers’ incomes and enhancing the national economies. In addition, the project aims at capacity building and technology transfer to developing countries in Africa.