Côte d'Ivoire - Aide d'urgence contre la Propagation de la Grippe Aviaire

Project Summary

Approval Date 06 Oct 2006
Signature Date 16 May 2007
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2008
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2007
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Agriculture and Rural Development
DAC Sector Code 31163
Commitment U.A 325,928.24
Status Cancelled

Project General Description

The present project supports the efforts of the Government of Côte d'Ivoire and other donors to strengthen the national control and care system Avian Influenza. It aims to support the implementation of urgent measures to combat and prevent this epizootic which is a serious threat for the national economy as well as for the entire sub-region of West Africa. The operation specifically targets two mutually complementary components, namely: improving animal health and public health by: (i) strengthening the diagnostic capacity of Avian Influenza through the upgrading of the Bouaké Regional Laboratory of the National Laboratory for Agricultural Development Support (LANADA) and the training of the managers and technicians working there; (ii) improvement of hygienic conditions for poultry killings in 10 markets (sanitation of the main slaughterhouses, acquisition of equipment, disinfection consumables, incineration and landfill equipment, training of poultry industry stakeholders in hygiene matters, farm biosecurity, markets and transport of poultry and poultry products and good practices to be observed in markets to contain the risks of propagation of the avian influenza virus and prevent its transmission to humans).

Project Objectives

The main objective of the proposed project is to help fight the spread of bird flu and fight against a possible human pandemic in Côte d'Ivoire.


The main beneficiaries are: the Ivorian Government and animal health and human health managers and technicians; the main slaughterhouses (markets), the actors in the poultry sector and the populations of Côte d'Ivoire in general.

Participating Organization

Special Relief Funds


IATI identifier 46002-P-CI-AAE-003
Last Update 06 Dec 2022


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Geographic Location

Country Cote d'Ivoire
Coordinates Location Name
8.0 -5.5 Ivory Coast