Regional Disease Surveillance Cross Border Meeting in Kachreti (June 24)

The recurring disease survkachretieillance cross-border meeting between Georgian and Azerbaijani human and veterinary officials, concluded on 24 June. Funded by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, participants from Georgia’s National Center for Disease Control, Laboratory of the Ministry of Agriculture, and the National Food Agency met with their Azerbaijani Ministry of Health and State Veterinary Control Service counterparts at the event in Kachreti, Georgia. Fruitful discussions took place throughout the meeting. The next cross-border meeting has been tentatively scheduled to take place in Zaqatala, Azerbaijan in November.