Media

World Rabies Day Webinar a Huge Success!

An estimated 600,000 viewers from 83 countries joined the 2nd Annual World Rabies Day Webinar. During the 16-hour event, 28 speakers from 13 different countries discussed many aspects of rabies and it control.

Global surveys on rabies in progress

Ongoing research surveys on the availability of rabies biologicals for travelers and the global burden of rabies hope to provide a clearer picture of rabies.

Children Against Rabies Project gets underway

GARC's CARe Project in the Philippines will save lives and gather valuable data on the impact of education as a rabies control measure.

Annual Number of Deaths from Rabies Hits 70,000 Worldwide

The Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC) today announces that preliminary data released this month at the OIE Global Conference on Eliminating Rabies has estimated 70,000 people worldwide die each year from rabies at a cost of US$4 billion.

World Rabies Day Aims for 150 Countries!

The fifth World Rabies Day promises to be bigger than ever. Join us and help save lives.

Ride for Rabies

Cyclists from the AHVLA in the UK recently completed a 200 mile ride from the Pasteur Institute in Paris back home to their lab in Weybridge to raise awareness and funds for WRD.

New educational materials and presentations

For WRD 2011, the Alliance has developed new educational resources in diverse languages, and will host a global webinar on 21-22 September.

Could we eradicate rabies for just 10% of current spend?

Head of OIE, Dr. Vallat, releases video calling for global collaboration in the fight against rabies

A Filipino Experience to Remember

The Bohol Rabies Project recently held an international conference to share their experiences in the Philippines. Jeanna Giese, a guest speaker, shares her impressions and memories of her visit

GARC directors Receive Awards

Ray Butcher, a board member of the Alliance, and Deborah Briggs, executive director, have been recognized by international organizations for their work in animal welfare and rabies control.