Global Virus Network

Global Virus Network
The GVN is an essential and critical defense against viral disease. It is a coalition comprised of leading virologists spanning more than 20 countries worldwide, all working to advance knowledge about how viruses make us sick and to develop drugs and vaccines to prevent illness and death. 

The World Bank

The World Bank
The World Bank Grup is one of the world's largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reduce poverty, increasing shared prosperity and promoting sustainable development.

World Health Organisation

World Health Organisation
WHO began when our Constitution came into force on 7 April 1948 – a date we now celebrate every year as World Health Day. We are now more than 7000 people working in 150 country offices, in six regional offices and at our headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.  Our primary role is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Research Centre for Zoonosis Control

Hokkaido Research Centre for Zoonosis Control
In order to boost dramatically the level of research and education in zoonosis science, Hokkaido University established the “Research Center for Zoonosis Control” on 1st April 2005. This Research Center will accomplish unique and unprecedented scientific and educational activities by bringing together experts in bacteriology, virology, parasitology, immunology, pathology, and computer science.

Inter-university Council of East and Southern Africa

Inter-University Council for East Africa
The council was established to facilitate networking among universities in East Africa, and with universities outside the region. It also seeks to provide a forum for discussion on a wide range of academic and other matters relating to higher education in East Africa and facilitate maintenance of internationally comparable education standards in East Africa so as to promote the region's competitiveness in higher education.

Copperbelt University

The Copperbelt University
The Copperbelt University is the second largest public university in Zambia, and it offers diverse programmes in Business, Built Environment, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Medicine, Mining, Natural Resource Management, and Peace/Conflict Studies, both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

University of Dublin

University College Dublin
UCD is one of Europe's leading research-intensive universities; an environment where undergraduate education, masters and Ph.D. training, research, innovation, and community engagement form a dynamic spectrum of activity.

Association of Africa Universities

Association of African Universities
The Association has provided a platform for research, reflection, consultation, debates, co-operation and collaboration on issues pertaining to higher education. It has provided a range of services to its members and served African higher education in a variety of ways.

Partnership Agreements in Preparation:

  • Nagasaki University, Japan
  • Copperbelt University, School of Medicine, Zambia
  • University College Dublin, Centre for Research into Infectious Diseases
  • The University of Nebraska, United States of America
  • Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United States
  • World Health Organisation
  • FIND
  • ZNPH
  • Tropical Diseases Research Center, Zambia