Human Bat Interactions in Urban areas of Malawi - risk of zoonotic transfer

Project: Other

Project Details

Short title35000
AcronymILRI - ABC
Effective start/end date1/09/231/09/24

Collaborative partners

  • University of Bath (lead)
  • Conservation Research Africa (Joint applicant)
  • International Livestock Research Institute (Project partner)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


  • human wildlife conflict
  • chiroptera
  • bats
  • bat conservation
  • urban ecology
  • conservation biology
  • disease
  • wildlife disease
  • Animal Welfare