Workshop on Zika Virus
A workshop was held in collaboration with Ministry on Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt. of India at DPSG, Palam Vihar. Attended by 25 teachers of the different levels, this workshop primarily focussed on Country Mosquito -Training programme on Zika Virus.
The resource person Dr. Ritesh Joshi, Joint Director Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change, Sh. Vidya Sagar Jha RA, Sh. Vishant Yadav ASO, Ms. Kanchan Puri, Programme Coordinator emphasized on the slogan “Fight the Bite” with adequate defence strategies proper caused dress and draining away of stagnant water and garbage.
An app called MHM (Mosquito Habitat Mapper) was highlighted for scientific data collection and analysis, empowerment and education. This was a very fruitful and beneficial workshop for all.