The NCCR North-South was one of 27 National Centres of Competence in Research implemented by the Swiss National Science Foundation. Additional support was provided by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. >> More
Social services and control of infectious diseases in mobile populations of Africa and AsiaThis research project combines epidemiological, geographic, economic, and social analyses to assess the demographics and service needs of mobile populations – such as mobile pastoralists or migrant vendors – and develop generic interventions that can be adapted according to local requirements. Research is based on comparative studies of mobile communities in West Africa, the Horn of Africa, and Southeast Asia.
Esther SchellingSwiss Tropical InstituteBasel, SwitzerlandBassirou BonfohCentre Suisse de Recherches ScientifiquesAbidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
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