3.1 Support to the development of health protection and social services
Center of Investment and Development Vynohradiv City Council of the Transcarpatian region (Zakarpatska Oblast, Ukraine)
Animal Protection Organization in Rzeszow (Podkarpackie Voivodeship, Poland)
Vynohradiv City Council (Zakarpatska Oblast, Ukraine)
The project aims at reducing the existing epidemiological risk of infectious diseases for residents of bordering regions resulting from improper control of stray animals and improper handling of biological waste. The overall aim of the project is to support the development of health protection by joining efforts of Vynohradiv and Rzeszow in preventing and spreading of human and animal diseases across the Ukraine and Poland border. The project will try to change this situation by controlling the number of stray animals that are a source of dangerous infection to humans and by reducing the spread of disease across the border. The project foresees chipping, vaccination, sterilization of 100 stray animals in Vynohradiv (Ukraine). On the Polish side (Rzeszow) – chipping, vaccination, sterilization of 100 stray animals and exclusively chipping of 900 stray animals will becarried out.