Mise en place d’un système de surveillance syndromique national

Set up a syndromic surveillance system for infectious diseases

Project start date : 02/10/2018

Beneficiary country : Gabon

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Malaria/paludism
  • Infectious diseases
  • Emergency services

Fields of application

  • Health professional training
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Pilot project/testing/trials

Financing method

  • Government agency (USAID, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Other (please specify)

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Sick people
  • Patient family/entourage

Project objectives

  • Decreased mortality
  • Decreased morbidity
  • Reduced suffering
  • Improved treatment

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Smartphone
  • Tablet
  • Computer
  • Other (specify)

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Internet
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor

Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville

The mission of the International Centre for Medical Research of Franceville (CIRMF) is to:

develop research activities of national interest for Gabon and international interest for Central Africa
carry out programmes within the framework of international cooperation
welcome students and researchers for research training to its Franceville site.

Sector : Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

Country of origin : Gabon

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



  • Ministère de la Santé

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Université des Sciences de la Santé

    Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

  • Hopitaux et centre de santé

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)