• Every 9 minutes, a person dies from rabies! In Kenya, 2000 people die from rabies every year! Kenya is fully committed to eliminating human deaths from rabies by 2030

WORLD RABIES DAY 2016!

The Kenya World Rabies Day celebrations happened on September 28th 2016 in Mombasa. This day brought various stakeholders together in one venue to enhance dialogue on Rabies elimination efforts in the country.

Some of the presentations given on that day include Implementing the Kenya rabies elimination  strategy by Dr.  Sam Thumbi, Trends in Rabies research by Dr.  Peninah, Munyua , Rabies diagnosis at Regional Veterinary Laboratory in Mariakani and Update of rabies elimination in Makueni by Dr. Daniel Ksee.  Apart from presentations, dog vaccinations and post-vaccination surveys are some of the activities that happened during the day. Here are some photos that highlight some of the activities that happened.

VACCINATE YOUR DOGS, SAVE LIVES! 

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