Control and eradication of rabies – III phase

Control and eradication of rabies – III phase


Project Value 1,067,200.00 €
Project Status Finished
Implementing Partners

BIOVETA AS – Aerial vaccination
NIRAS IC SP ZOO – Monitoring

EU Contribution
1,067,200.00 €
Project Timeline
02/03/2020 – 1/11/2021

Overall Objective

Eradicate the rabies form the territory of Albania following the implementation of three rounds of rabies vaccination in accordance with the adopted standards.

Summary of the Project

The aerial vaccination of rabies started in 2014 and continued until 2018 having 10 rounds of vaccinations implemented. However, to complete the eradication of the diseases from the Western Balkans it is necessary that the vaccination process in Albania is continued for additional rounds. Therefore, a third vaccination campaign (2020-2021) shall be implemented.


Expected Results

EUD contact point

Francesza Renzi 

Project Reference Number EuropeAid/140411/DH/SUP/AL (aerial vaccination) SP/2019/AL/SER/02(monitoring)