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6th African Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases & Biosecurity

November 4 - November 6

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The 6th African Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases & Biosecurity will be held 4-6 November 2020 in Lagos, Nigeria with virtual participation options.

Highlighted conference topics this year contributing to the overarching theme of “Strengthening Africa’s Resilience in tackling emerging biosecurity threats: Lessons from COVID-19” include:

  • Biosecurity and biothreat reduction in Africa
  • Climate change and biosecurity threats in Africa
  • International biosecurity conventions: Biological weapons
  • Harnessing the digital revolution and digital platforms to advance biosecurity
  • Biobanking infrastructure
  • Emerging infectious diseases as an accelerating phenonmenon
  • Need for a vaccine strategy for the continent
  • Cultural, Anthropological, Social and Economic Impact of Emerging Infectious Diseases (CASE)
  • Role of African governments and indigenous vaccine manufacturers in vaccine R&D

Please visit GET Africa’s 6th African Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases & Biosecurity website for more information.

 

Details

Start:
November 4
End:
November 6
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.getafrica.org/events/conference2020/

Organizer

GET Africa
Website:
www.getafrica.org

Venue

The Civic Centre
Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Opposite 1004
Lagos, 100001 Nigeria
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Phone:
+234 1 453 1295

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