Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

Seven Central American countries and PAHO/WHO are implementing Chagas Disease Vector Control Initiative with the target to interrupt Chagas disease transmission in Central America by 2010. In this framework, Japan is contributing to achieve this target in Guatemala from January 2000. It is proposed to expand this partnership framework to neighboring countries to achieve the target launched by PAHO/WHO.

Implementation methodologies

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Governments:
Government of Japan - Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Government of Guatemala
Government of Japan

Major Groups:
PAHO ()

UN System:
World Health Organization (Switzerland)

Other:
Other Central American Countries ()

Deliverables
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
Information
Location:
Date of completion: 2005-07-01
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
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Documents
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