A inter network meeting between SECID and CORDS was held on February 5th-7th, 2014 in Tirana, Albania.This meeting followed the meeting organized on 5th November 2013 in Tirana, Albania.
The meeting was focused on the set up of the "One Health Virtual Group on Leishmaniasis" as discussed during our Tirana meeting in November. This Virtual Group would be composed of MECIDS, SECID, APEIR, CORDS and other members suggested by the networks all working on Leishmaniasis in the South East European and/or Middle East region (research institutes, MoH, NGOs etc.).
The objective of the virtual group is to provide a platform for Leishmaniasis experts from various sectors and countries of the Mediterranean region to share knowledge, data and increase capacities and awareness on Leishmaniasis.