Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF)

Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a disease of significant concern across Africa, much of…

Conservation Works

The Conservation Works (CW) activity is a five year program funded by the United…

Emerging Infectious Diseases – South East Asia Research Collaboration Hub

Region-wide collaboration in areas at most risk of new and emerging disease creates an early warning system which can prevent outbreaks from becoming pandemics.

Forest Health Futures, Liberia

More than one in three outbreaks of new and emerging disease are linked to…

Establishing Biosurveillance Networks in Western Asia

Western Asia represents a regional hotspot for emerging infectious diseases, yet wildlife species that…

Rift Valley Fever

Rift Valley fever (RVF) is considered a disease of special concern around the world and is caused by a virus transmitted by mosquitoes.


Avian Influenza, HIV/AIDS, SARS, and Influenza H1N1: these diseases are not just infamous for their human and economic impact, they also share one common trait.


Land-use change is a significant driver of emerging diseases.

Health & Policy Initiatives

Despite the strong inter-dependencies of people, animals and the environment, wildlife and ecosystem health…

Monitoring the Deadly Nipah Virus

Nipah virus first emerged in Malaysia in 1998, infecting 265 people and resulting in…