Makerere University Students’ One Health Innovations Club receives the 2017 One Health Day Students Team Award worth USD 2,000 for the organisation of a Rabies Vaccination and Awareness Campaign. This is the second year running Makerere University SOHIC is receiving the award.
The 2017 award was received by Dr. Irene Naigaga, One Health Central and Eastern Africa (OHCEA) Regional Program Manager, on behalf of the students’ club. It was handed over to her by One Health Commission Executive Director Dr. Cheryl M. Stroud.
Dr. Naigaga expressed gratitude to the One Health Commission for recognising the efforts of young people who are the future One Health leaders.