Mass vaccination campaign

A mass vaccination campaign aimed at controlling livestock diseases and ensuring livestock health in Karamoja ,Teso and Sebei sub-region has started. The campaign, scheduled to run for the next months, will see a considerable number of cattle, sheep and goats vaccinated against trypanasomiasis which is a common livestock killers in the sub-region.

The campaign is being implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries under the RPLRP. During the 5h Implementation Support Mission by the World Bank and IGAD field visit the exercise was ongoing at Kapedo cattle crush in Kaabong District and the project is commended for giving animal health priority in the region.