31 October 2016 | Recife (Brazil)
Last week, Fondation Mérieux joined 24 leading research and public health organizations from Latin America, North America, Africa, Asia, and Europe for the launch of ZikaPLAN (Zika Preparedness Latin American Network).
6 July 2016 | Vientiane (Laos)
Scientists from 25 countries present research results on infectious diseases threatening developing countries.
9 June 2016 | Paris (France)
During a ceremony that took place at the Institut de France on June 8th, the 2016 Christophe Mérieux prize was awarded to Professor Francine Ntoumi of the Faculty of Science and Engineering of Brazzaville (Congo) to encourage her work on infectious diseases in Central Africa.
27 May 2016 | Lyon (France)
As part of an ongoing commitment to fight infectious disease, Fondation Mérieux helped to create the documentary Dengue: The Hunt For A Vaccine, raising awareness about the threat of Dengue Fever and educating its audience about the search for a vaccine.
17 May 2016 | Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)
Second Regional WARDS and RESAOLAB Workshops on Laboratory and Network Strengthening in the Fifteen ECOWAS Countries
Around seventy participants, including the leading clinical biology experts of the fifteen ECOWAS countries*, have gathered in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso from May 17th to 19th, for the West African Regional Disease Surveillance (WARDS) project’s second regional workshop on laboratory strengthening and networks, and RESAOLAB** technical workshops.