International Global Partnership Initiated Academia for the Control of Health Threats (GIBACHT): Training of Scientists from Africa and Asia for the Prevention of Highly Dangerous Diseases
GIBACHT is an educational programme established and funded by the Federal Foreign Office. It is part of the German Biosecurity Programme. The training programme focuses on threats and risks conferred by biological agents and bioweapons and their successful prevention and control.
The objectives of the programme are:
- To provide basic understanding and training in control of infectious diseases and thE management of biohazards;
- To intensify and sustain international cooperation in the fields of biosafety, biosecurity, and the prevention and management of epidemics;
- To strengthen national and local centers for infectious disease epidemiology and management, biosafety, and biosecurity.
Providers and Implementers ?
|Implementer||Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine (Germany)||NGO|
|Implementer||German Federal Foreign Office||State|
|Implementer||Robert Koch Institute (Germany)||State|