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Badger Vaccine Deployment Project: lesson learned report

This report considers lessons learnt from the Badger Vaccine Deployment Project, which was set up to develop practical knowledge of badger vaccination and to train vaccinators.



This report by the Animal and Plant Health Agency sets out the lessons learned from the Badger Vaccine Deployment Project (BVDP). It includes some generic information on starting and running a vaccination campaign and is likely to be of use to those planning to carry out badger vaccination in the future.

The BVDP, which started in in 2010, was designed to develop practical knowledge on the processes involved in vaccinating badgers and to facilitate training of lay vaccinators. It concluded in March 2015.