Ilocos Norte rabies control award

Ilocos Norte awarded as top-performing LGU in rabies elimination

In recognition for their continuous rabies elimination efforts, the province of Ilocos Norte was awarded as one of the top-performing local government units (LGU) during the 2017 National Rabies Summit. They were presented with the award as part of the World Rabies Day celebration in the Philippines on September 28.

Documenting rabies control in communities

Filming aspects of the Communities Against Rabies Exposure (CARE) projects in Ilocos Norte and Sorsogon, journalism students were able to vividly capture insights into how rabies impacts individuals and how whole communities come together to support control efforts.

World Rabies Day 2016 Celebration in the Philippines: Moving towards Rabies-free by 2020

The Philippines is among the seven Southeast Asian countries where canine rabies is still highly endemic, and so the World Rabies Day celebration presents an opportunity to educate and involve Filipinos in the shared goal to ultimately eliminate rabies in the country by the year 2020.

Journalism students experience rabies control in action

Journalism students from University of Los Baños have been reporting on the CARE project in Ilocos Norte

GARC’s Ilocos Norte project receives national award

GARC’s Communities Against Rabies Exposure (CARE) project site in Ilocos Norte received an award for being one of the Best Local Government Unit Rabies Program Implementers in the Philippines during the national celebration of the World Rabies Day on September 28th in Quezon City.

Information and education at the borders of Ilocos Norte

In collaboration with the provincial government and university partners, three types of materials are being produced for the province to remind bus and van operators and their passengers entering Ilocos Norte to have their dogs vaccinated against rabies.

Ilocos Norte launch rabies education in the classroom

Ilocos Norte, in the Philippines, is the latest province to begin teaching rabies prevention to children in elementary school

CARE Project launched in Ilocos Norte, Philippines

The Communities Against Rabies Exposure (CARE) Project, a three-year partnership between GARC and the provincial government of Ilorcos Norte, Philippines to eliminate rabies in the province has been launched.