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Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa


Over the past few decades, more than 60 per cent of emerging infectious diseases affecting people have had their origin in wildlife or livestock. As well as presenting a threat of global disease outbreak, these zoonotic diseases quietly devastate lives and livelihoods.

The Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa Consortium undertook a major ESPA-funded programme to advance understanding of the connections between animal-to-human disease transmission and environment in Africa.


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The Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa comprised researchers from 21 institutions in Africa, Europe and America.


Find out more about the Consortium and its work:

About Us                           Approach

People                              Consortium

Diseases                           Publications

Multimedia                       Media Centre


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