Regional project for the accreditation of laboratory diagnostic tests for animal diseases

Start Date 
01/03/2016
End Date 
28/02/2019

Regional project for the accreditation of laboratory diagnostic tests for animal diseases

The project aims to strengthen national and regional laboratory capacities in OIRSA member countries, by obtaining ISO 17025/2005 accreditation for specific laboratory test for the diagnosis of selected animal diseases, establishing a sub-regional reference laboratory and creating a sub-regional network of diagnostic laboratories.

Documents 
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Reference Number 
STDF/PG/495
Status 
On-going
Project Value (US$) 
1,190,520
STDF Contribution (US$)  
793,300
Beneficiaries 
Belize
Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
Nicaragua
Panama
Implementing Entities 
Organismo Internacional Regional de Sanidad Agropecuaria (OIRSA)
Partners 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Ministries/Secretariats of Agriculture and Livestock of the beneficiary countries
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
World Organization for Animal Health (OIE)