The project calls for involving ministries of education/health/others and faculties of education and for encouraging the embedding of knowledge, skills and values about the SDGs and how to achieve these and One Health within and across education curricula.
The recently concluded millennium development goals (MDGs) have seen the suffering and deaths caused by preventable and treatable diseases significantly reduced. Over the last 15 years, life expectancy around the world has increased incredibly. In Africa, life expectancy has increased by 9.4 years. In spite of such achievements, inequality in terms of access to and quality of healthcare persists. The high rate of maternal deaths among African countries is a clear indication.