ACTIVITIES One Health Malawi Summary List

Local and International One Health Events



17 to 20 October 2023

26 October 2023

5 - 10 November 2023

21 - 24 November 2023


18 January 2024 - Validation Workshop

31 January 2024 - Webinar

Community of Practice on the Return on Investment of One Health

  • 15:00 Africa/Windhoek
  • Please submit any questions to: ROI-OH(at)fao(dot)org
  • Platform = Zoom (Request meeting ID and passcode from email address)

10 April 2024 - Webinar

Seventh One Health@Penn Research Community Work in Progress Session

  • Time - 12.00 EST / 18.00 CAT


  • Dr. Dipti Pitta, Mark Whittier and Lila Griswold Allam Associate Professor of Nutrition, PennVet
  • Dr. Shelley Welton, Kleinman Center for Energy Policy’s Presidential Distinguished Professor of Law and Energy Policy, PennLaw


  • avande(at)vet(dot)upenn(dot)edu to receive webinar link

7 to 8 May 2024 - Symposium

Advancing One Health: Integrating Food Safety and Environmental Health in Malawi

  • LUANAR Bunda campus
  • 7th - whole day / 8th - half day
  • Open to all and free to attend


  • This symposium aims to bring together experts, researchers, policymakers, and stakeholders from various sectors to discuss the One Health issues and solutions in food safety and environmental health in Malawi. We believe that by fostering interdisciplinary collaborations and sharing knowledge and experiences, we can develop innovative strategies to address the complex challenges facing our communities.

The symposium will feature presentations, panel discussions, and poster sessions covering a wide range of topics, including but not limited to:

  • Emerging zoonotic diseases and their impact on food safety or environmental health
  • Sustainable agricultural practices and their implications for public health
  • Water quality and its influence on food production and human health
  • Policy frameworks and regulatory mechanisms for ensuring One Health approaches in Malawi
  • Community engagement and capacity building for promoting One Health awareness

Contact and confirm attendance with

  • Seth Epling - seth(dot)epling(at)gmail(dot)com
  • Catherine Wood - catherine(dot)wood(at)gmail(dot)com
  • Henson Kainga - hensonkainga(at)luanar(dot)ac(dot)mw


Agenda OH Symposium May'24


Student Poster Presentations

4 to 6 November 2024 - Tanzania One Health Conference

  • Call for abstracts
  • Deadline for abstracts - 31 July 2024
  • Submit abstract here (be aware of pre-registration process)


  • Advancing the One Health approach to achieve global health security and sustainable human development
  • See poster below for sub-themes

Conference Location

  • Arusha, Tanzania
  • Arusha International Conference Center