Decreasing the Possibility of an Avian Flu PandemicRATIONALE
On the CAR Stop Avian Influenza task order, Winrock is a sub to DAI. Winrock is heading up the project in Central Asia due to our regional presence, on-the-ground capabilities, country expertise, and past performance in the region.
The first step in the country activity is a work planning trip with DAI to develop a draft workplan and budget for the anticipated CAR Stop AI activity. This workplan will be submitted to USAID prior to the team leaving the county. After the USAID review, Winrock will finalize the workplan and shepherd it through the USAID approval processes.
In-country activities for the team include:
Based on Winrock's expertise, experience, and recommendations of key stakeholders throughout Central Asia, the following goals and activities are suggested for inclusion during discussions related to the "next steps" of USAID-funded avian influenza prevention and containment activities. Although a "regional approach" should be taken, the trainings and activities for each country should be tailored to their current state of readiness and capacity to improve: