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Understanding Antibiotic Use in Livestock Rearing under Infrastructure and Regulatory Constraints: Evidence from DRC
Coordinating Institute
Leibniz-Institut für Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie e.V. (ATB)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

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This pilot study will collect first-hand data on antibiotic use in cattle farming and the prevalence of antibiotic resistance in animal food (ASF), humans and the environment in South Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The data collected will serve as a valuable basis for the design of a future intervention study; its funding by the German Alliance for Global Health Research (GLOHRA) is being sought.

Funding agency
Funding framework
Bewilligung von Mitteln im Rahmen des Leibniz Forschungsverbunds INFECTIONS in an Urbanizing World Humans, Animals, Environments


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