CaribVET is a collaborative network involving veterinary services from 34 Caribbean countries/territories as well as veterinary services laboratories, research institutes, veterinary faculties, CARICOM Secretariat and regional and international organizations.
The Caribbean Community is composed by twenty countries: fifteen Member States and five Associate Members. CARICOM promote and supports a unified Caribbean Community that is inclusive, resilient, competitive; sharing in economic, social and cultural prosperity.
CAHFSA, in Paramaribo, Suriname, is an Inter-Governmental Organization aiming to establish an effective regime of sanitary and phytosanitary measures, in support of the goals of the Community Agriculture Policy ; to provide regional and national support to the Community in the establishment, management and operations of their national agricultural health and food safety systems ; and to execute on behalf of those countries such actions and activities that can be more effectively and efficiently executed through a regional mechanism.
Cirad is an agricultural research and international cooperation organization. The goal of this french organization: support the sustainable development of tropical and Mediterranean regions (food security, ecological intensification, emerging diseases).
The National Centre of Agricultural Health of Cuba was created with the goal of improve animal health, plant health and human health. CENSA work on prevention, diagnostic and control of emerging diseases.
USDA is the U.S. federal executive department responsible for developing and executing federal government policy on farming, agriculture, forestry, and food.
OIE is an intergovernmental organization responsible for improving animal health worldwide. OIE count with 180 countries and territories members. OIE work in collaboration with more than 62 organizations.
Assure food security for all, is the main goal of FAO. It try to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. FAO creates and shares information about food, agriculture and natural resources in the form of global public goods.
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) work to improve and protect people’s health. PAHO is the specialized health agency of the Inter-American System and also serves as Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (WHO), the specialized health agency of the United Nations.
Inter American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture promote and support agricultural development and rural well-being initiatives of their member states.
The University of the West Indies was established in 1948, UWI is the largest and longest standing higher education provider in the English-speaking Caribbean
The University of Guyana, in Georgetown, Guyana, is a public university established in 1963 by the Guyanese government.
The mission of the University of Guyana is to discover, generate, disseminate, and apply knowledge of the highest standard for the service of the community, the nation, and of all mankind within an atmosphere of academic freedom that allows for free and critical enquiry.
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, in Basseterre, St. Kitts, was founded in 1978. Accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA-COE), it has graduated more than 4,000 veterinarians, many practicing in every US state, in Canada and Puerto Rico, and abroad.
It is committed to preparing students to become members and leaders of the worldwide public and professional healthcare team, advancing human and animal health (One Health) through research and knowledge exchange.
The School of Veterinary Medicine of St. George’s University was established in 1999, as the University's Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine.
It prepares students for the world of animal health care and its effect on global health with valuable hands-on experience in veterinary surgery and other skills prior to their final-year clinical training at one of SGUSVM’s affiliated schools of veterinary medicine in the US, UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, and Grenada. The School is committed to student success within an international academic environment.