Sweden - Rwanda - A collaboration

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Recipient country: 
Collaboration Type: 
Capacity Building
Knowledge Exchange
Collaboration: programme and/or partners: 
Mastitis in dairy cows in Rwanda: characterization, prevalence, etiology, molecular epidemiology and effects on milk quality
Collaboration Description: 
A collaboration btw Swedish university of Agricultural sciences (SLU) and University of Rwanda aiming to increase the number of persons with PhD in Rwanda. One of the PhD-projects is on mastitis in dairy cows, field and laboratory studies; and use of antibiotics and antibiotic resistance is one component. 2015-2019. Supervision, training in Sweden.
Expertise Offered: 
Microbiological Expertise
Antibiotic use, Stewardship, Clinical Guideline Development
Veterinary Health/Zoonoses