09/27/18 03:01

RABIES: Share the message. Save a life.

Webinar on September 24 and 25, 2018



In preparation of World Rabies Day, we would like to invite you to a webinar, organized by FAO, OIE, WHO and GARC offices in Asia and the Pacific Region to create awareness about the FAO/OIE/ WHO/GARC global plan to end human deaths from dog-transmitted rabies by 2030.

Speakers will also zoom in on the rabies situation in Asia. The webinar will be held in English. You are warmly welcome to join us!





Day 1 (September 24 - 14:00 to 16:00 Bangkok Time)

  • Welcome by moderator
  • Global strategic plan: Zero by 30, B. Abela-Ridder, WHO
  • Rabies surveillance: practical linking piloted in the Philippines under OIE STANDZ,R. Abila, OIE 
  • Strengthening national rabies elimination programs through SARE and GARC education platform
    C. Amparo, GARC
  • Update oral vaccination of dogs project in Thailand
    K. Chanachai, DLD Thailand
  • Discussion (questions can be asked by email or chat)




Day 2 (September 25 - 14:00 to 16:00 Bangkok Time)

  • Welcome by moderator
  • Reduced Post-exposure rabies Prophylaxis (PEP) regimen recommended by WHO,G. Gongal, WHO-SEARO
  • Latest development of the OIE international standards toward Zero by 30,G. Torres, OIE
  • Attaining a dog vaccination coverage through dog restraint mechanism,E. Brum, FAO Bangladesh
  • Fighting misconceptions about rabies through edutainment, S. Jayme, GARC
  • Discussion (questions can be asked by email or chat)




Recorded Files:

1.    Day 1 recording
2.    Day 2 recording
3.    Rabies Webinar pdf presentations
4.    Eric Brum’s Youtube Video on Capture-Handling of Dogs for Mass Dog Vaccination
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

5.   Sarah jayme’s Video: Education for a Rabies free Ilocos Norte







Happy to help.

For more information about this webinar:
Please contact Katinka de Balogh