Cambodia

Rabies Elimination Progress

Latest SARE score: 2.5 (2018)
In-country SARE assessment done: No

The Stepwise Approach towards Rabies Elimination (SARE) is a practical planning, monitoring and evaluation tool to guide, develop and refine rabies control programmes. It provides measurable steps, designed as a logical flow of activities, to progress from Stage 0 to Stage 5, in efforts towards freedom from dog-transmitted rabies.

A SARE score of 2.5 out of 5 signifies a country where a national rabies control programme being implemented nationwide, with clear inter-sectoral collaboration.

2018: SARE assessment at an ARACON workshop
SARE assessment Cambodia ARACON 2018.xlsm

Epidemiological Data

This country is not currently using the Rabies Epidemiological Bulletin.

In-country Capacity Building

March 2018
Bangkok, Thailand

Attended the inaugural Asian Rabies Control Network meeting (more information)

October 2015
Phnom Penh
Training vets

Deans and students from the Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine faculty of the Royal University of Agriculture were trained as rabies educators. FAO ECTAD facilitated the training with GARC.  

July 2015
Phnom Penh
Training rabies educators

GARC's Rabies Educator Certificate was translated into Khmer and used for the US CDC's Applied Epidemiology Training Program. in Cambodia.