Results of PGTF - Project INT/17/K10

INT/17/K10 - A Proposal to Improve the Practically Diagnostic Capacities and Increased Awareness of a Group of Abortive Diseases and Neonatal deaths in Cattle, Sheep and Goats, in Egypt, Algeria, Tunisia, Turkey, Afghanistan, Palestine and Jordan

Submitter: Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST), based in Irbid, Jordan.
Subcontractor: Same as above.
Priority area: Food and agriculture.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 7 countries (Afghanistan, Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Palestine, Tunisia, and Turkey).
PGTF input: US$ 35,000.
Other inputs: US$ 35,000.
Number: INT/17/K10.
Duration: 2018.
Approval: 40th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 23 September 2016).
Completion: Final report submitted on 20 July 2018.
Impact: A regional workshop brought together farmers, veterinarians, students and other stakeholders from the Middle East and North Africa region to exchange information and share expertise on animal diseases with special emphasis on abortive and neonatal deaths, as well as knowledge of new diagnostic techniques and approaches to control these costly diseases in the region.

Contact:   Contact person: Prof. Nabil Q. Hailat, Professor of Pathology and Public Health
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology
PO Box (3030)
Irbid 22110-Jordan
Tel.: +962-2-7201000, x 22016
Fax: +962-2-7095117
Email: hailatn @

Final Report:

    • INT-17-K10-FinalReport.pdf  *  [Language: English; Size: 641KB]

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