A panel of services

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Expert assessment of vector surveillance and control activities?

  • Support in building prevention plans for vector-borne diseases (dengue, chikungunya, Zika, West Nile fever, Rift Valley fever, Japanese encephalitis…)
  • Countries’ situation analysis and needs assessment  for vector surveillance and control
  • Support in building mosquito elimination or suppression campaigns

Professional training?

  • Identification of mosquitoes (larvae, adult females, adult males)
  • Field monitoring of mosquito populations
  • Surveillance and control of mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases

Scientific support?

  • Performing field studies on vector monitoring (biodiversity, risk, ecology, behaviour…)
  • Designing vector monitoring programmes
  • Performing identification of vector samples (mosquitoes, Culicoides midges, sand flies, ticks…)
  • Designing identification keys and tools
  • Analysing research data
  • Publishing and disseminating study results

Conferences? (in French or in English)

  • Le moustique dans tous ses états
  • Mosquito stories

Check out what we’ve been doing so far here.

Have a look at our current activities here.


Francis Schaffner Consultancy – Surveillance and management of biting insects
Lörracherstrasse 50
4125 Riehen (Basel-Land)