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PREZODE Secretariat, septemner 2023
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31 October 2023

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PREZODE Secretariat on the move!

On September 7, PREZODE held its first in-person Secretariat Workshop meeting. Brainstorming sessions, team-building activities, and open discussions punctuated the meeting, with a co-construction approach.
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21 December 2023

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Interview with Pr Musso Munyeme, Chair of the Steering Committee

Professor Musso Munyeme, Ph.D., MSc-VPH, B. Vet-Med, is a veterinarian, researcher, and Senior lecturer in Veterinary Public Health and Wildlife Medicine at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia. He is the appointed Chait of the PREZODE SC. Interview.
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19 December 2023

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Financer les actions de prévention est nécessaire pour éviter les prochaines pandémies et limiter les risques climatiques

Si l’on veut éviter une nouvelle pandémie, similaire à celle de la COVID-19, il est indispensable que les modalités de financement de la recherche et du développement s’inscrivent dans une approche holistique et intersectorielle, intégrée aux Objectifs de Développement Durable, et étroitement liée à la lutte contre le changement climatique. Une meilleure coordination entre les bailleurs internationaux, une flexibilité accrue dans les modalités de financement et une prise de conscience des avantages de la prévention des risques de maladies versus leur traitement en réaction sont indispensables.
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24 October 2023

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PREZODE on Air

How are human, animal, and environmental health interlinked? How can we think about health on a global level? How can we prevent emerging diseases and epidemic outbreaks?
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31 August 2023

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Members Meeting report : PREZODE achieves significant milestones.

Held on May 26, 2023, the PREZODE members' meeting, was a great success, providing an overview of the initiative's achievements two years after its launch. Read the report that includes links to the meeting presentations and videos.
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31 August 2023

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PREZODE announces the composition of its first Steering Committee

The 17 elected experts will serve on the Steering Committee, representing the scientific, regions and the civil society colleges.
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31 August 2023

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PREZODE welcomes Zeev Noga, its first Secretary General!

Dr. Zeev Noga is the new Secretary General of the initiative. He is responsible for structuring the secretariat and defining its roadmap to implement the operational development of the initiative.
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05 April 2023

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Call for papers

Identification and surveillance of the drivers and conditions at the source and emergence and spread of infectious diseases are crucial to provide public health systems with bio-ecological data and early warning digital signals. Submit a paper on the topics linked to these issues!
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31 August 2023

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Prevention and Control of Zoonoses at the One Health Summit

Representatives of PREZODE were invited to the Summit to address the importance of prevention to tackle emerging zoonosis.
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31 August 2023

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OP-ED: Preventing future pandemics through innovative management of tropical forests

PREZODE, together with scientists, heads of NGOs, as well as committed writers and artists from the world over, signed an op-ed calling governments and policy makers to take effective measures to protect forest and to ensure a proper and safe management.
Abattage d'arbre, Cameroun
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31 August 2023

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Fighting deforestation to protect biodiversity and prevent of zoonoses

Held in Libreville (Gabon), on March 1st and 2d, the One Forest Summit welcomes a session led by the PREZODE Initiative to address the link between climate change, preservation of biodiversity and prevention of zoonoses.
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27 February 2023

Paris International Fair of Agriculture

Ensuring a science-society-policy dialogue to strengthen pandemic risk prevention

PREZODE organizes a roundtable on February 27 at the International Fair of Agriculture in Paris. The event will bring together speakers from various backgrounds to illustrate the topic “Science-society-policy dialogue in pandemic risk prevention”. The in-person event will be in French, and will be streamed online with translation in English. In both cases, you need to register prior to the event.
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31 August 2023

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Call for projects for the PREZODE Priority Research Program and Equipment

The French National Research Agency (ANR) published on Wednesday, February 8 the launch of the PREZODE Priority Research Program and Equipment, as part of the interdisciplinary research component supported by the Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID) strategy. The call for projects is open until April 11.
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07 February 2024

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Open Call to apply to the Steering Committee of PREZODE

PREZODE is organizing the overall process to establish the Steering Committee of the initiative.
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31 August 2023

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The PREZODE initiative is looking for its General Secretary

The General Secretary is the head of the PREZODE Secretariat and will have the responsibilities of coordinating the Secretariat activities, the governance implementation and the organization of the PREZODE initiative
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30 November 2022

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Lessons Learned from COVID-19: a PREZODE workshop at the World Health Summit

Last October, PREZODE attended the World Health Summit in Berlin. During the session, high level speakers discussed the lessons Learned from the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the need to highlight Zoonotic Disease Prevention through the One Health Approach. They highlighted the need of a coordination tool for efficient collaboration involving all actors to implement sustainable prevention actions.
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13 October 2022

Online

PREZODE side-event within the FAO Science and Innovation Forum

PREZODE host a side-event within the FAO Science and Innovation Forum on Oct. 13
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17 November 2022

COP 27

COP27 - PREZODE side event

Links between climate change and zoonotic diseases emergence: prevention as a global solution through the example of the PREZODE initiative.
Juliette Young, Senior scientist, ecology and political sciences, INRAE (left) and Eeva Furman, director of the Environmental Policy Center at the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)
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31 August 2023

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Alternet conference

“Transformative Changes for Biodiversity and Health”: Under this title, Alternet Europe, the network bringing together leading research institutes from 21 European countries, held a conference on June 14-17, 2022, in Ghent (Belgium). It gathered around 150 participants from various backgrounds – scientists, experts, NGOs, and policy specialists- to discuss nature-based solutions.
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31 August 2023

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THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PREZODE SHOWS A PROMISING INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

PREZODE held its first General Assembly on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. The event was an opportunity to present the results of the consultations undertaken over the past eighteen months and to take stock of the actions undertaken and establish the roadmap for the next steps. 14 signatory countries already adhere to the initiative. Guinea Conakry, Madagascar, and Morocco just joined Belgium, Cambodia, Costa Rica, Dominica, France, Haiti, Mexico, Senegal, Uruguay, Vietnam, and Zimbabwe. To date, the PREZODE community encompass more than 160 members from scientific, academic and associative backgrounds.
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31 August 2023

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Open call for experts WHO /PREZODE

The World Health Organization and PREZODE are seeking experts to serve as members of the joint working group "Preventing future pandemics: monitoring risk reduction of emerging zoonotic diseases".