Sri Lanka

Epidemiological Data

This country is not currently using the Rabies Epidemiological Bulletin.

In-country Capacity Building

June 2019
Colombo
SARE workshop Sri Lanka

GARC facilitated a SARE workshop that was organised by the Public Health Veterinary Service of the Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine with support from the WHO country office. During the SARE workshop - attended by medical and veterinary personnel from the Health Ministry, Public Health Inspectors, laboratory diagnosticians, bite center medical officers, academia and animal welfare volunteers - the government assessed their progress towards rabies elimination and generated their rabies elimination workplan.