By Annette Onyango Introduction According to the United Nations, the Desert Locust (Schistocerca gregaria) invasion has become, in the horn of Africa, extremely alarming, with farmers across East Africa facing food shortages as the locusts consume both crops in the fields and in storage.[1] The countries most affected include Kenya, Ethiopia, and Somalia, with Kenya […]

Reflections on the COVID-19 Pandemic and the Caribbean

Note on the Covid19 Pandemic and the Caribbean By Winston Dookeran, EUCLID Under-Secretary-General, Former Minister of Finance, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs March 30th 2020 In 2005, the Presidents of China and the US prepared and signed a Pandemic Response Protocol, later to be subscribed by 88 countries. It enumerated 10 Core Principles. At the […]

Comparative Fatality Rate with reference to China Wuhan Coronovirus

These are called zoonotic diseases: they have “jumped” from animals to people: the new coronavirus likely originated in bats or pangolin. Note: More than 75 percent of emerging diseases originate in animals. There is broad agreement that Ebola was transmitted from fruit bats in West Africa (probably Sierre Leone) and has killed more than 13,500 […]

HQs and Offices

Bangui Headquarters EUCLIDE (Pôle Universitaire Euclide)Bureau EUCLIDE au Campus ENAMAvenue de France, Quartier Sica SaidouBP 157BanguiCentral African Republic Tel. : +236 21 61 59 23 Brusubi Headquarters EUCLID University Gambia HQ OfficeBrusubi Phase 2Street Adjacent Brusubi Police Station50 Meters Off RoadWest Coast RegionThe GambiaTel: (+220) 6645597 / 3773464 / 9995597Whatsapp: (+220) 3773464 EUCLID Headquarters Gambia […]

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Research

The EUCLID faculty team is continuing to monitor the ongoing developments of the AFM (acute flaccid myelitis) outbreak in the United States, including seasonality. A major academic paper has been drafted and peer-reviewed but remains on hold as of posting (04/2019). The US Centers for Disease Control (aka CDC) has not as of yet released […]


EUCLID announces the launch of a peer-reviewed academic journal named “Intergovernmental Research and Policy Journal” (IRPJ). IRPJ focuses on issues relevant to intergovernmental organizations and is managed by the acclaimed Scholastica platform. AIM AND SCOPE The intergovernmental research and policy journal (IRPJ) is a unique interdisciplinary peer-reviewed and open access journal published by an academic intergovernmental institution (EUCLID) […]


EUCLID is pleased to communicate on a number of initiatives and developments, including (1) the appointment of Collen Kepapile; (2) the launch of the AFM Research Institute; (3) SwissCorps entrepreneurship support; (4) Status of institutional procedures, etc. New York / UN As previously reported, long-time EUCLID friend and instructor Collen Kepapile was appointed as Ambassador and […]


On the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, EUCLID Under-Secretary-General Robin van Puyenbroeck and CAR Minister of Foreign Affairs Charles Armel Doubane officially signed a supplemental headquarters protocol which expands and clarifies the privileges and immunities of EUCLID in the country. The Protocol builds on the original HQ agreement signed in March 2011 and […]

EUCLID signs HQ Agreement Protocol

EUCLID is pleased to announce that its headquarters agreement with the Central African Republic has been strengthened by means of an additional Protocol, signed in New York on September 20th, 2018 by EUCLID Under-Secretary-General Robin van Puyenbroeck and Minister of Foreign Affairs Charles Armel Doubane who is attending the opening session of the UN General Assembly. […]