WELCOME TO " DENGUE MEGA PROJECT " (NRC TO 14-04)
" Dengue Mega Project " (NRC TO 14-04) is a National Research Council (NRC) founded research grant awarded under the Target Oriented Multi-Disciplinary Grants that extends over a period of five years. The " Dengue Mega Project " intends to encourage professionals from different disciplines to work together with the health professionals to control dengue in Sri Lanka via development of an operational model to control dengue in Sri Lanka, through multiple vector control intervention, new product development, community engagement and optimal use of existing technologies and tools. This project provides an ideal platform for experts from different institutions, namely Industrial Technology Institute (ITI), University of Colombo, National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS), Anti Malaria Campaign (AMC), Dengue Control Unit, Sri Lanka Institute of Nano Technology (SLINTEC), and Western Province Health Department to work together towards the controlling and elimination of dengue. The Project has collaborations with International collaborators such as International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), World Health Organization (WHO), and Mahidol University, Thailand.