The Community-based Animal Health and Participatory Epidemiology Project (2000 to August 2004) and the Institutional and Policy Support Team of AU/IBAR (from August 2004 to March 2005) received financial support from the Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Regional Economic Development Services Office (USAID) and the Department for International Development, United Kingdom. Technical support was provided by the Alan Shawn Feinstein International Famine Centre, School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University, USA. The photographs on this CD-ROM were provided by Gritty, Andy Catley and Tim Leyland.