USAID PREDICT.
PREDICT is a USAID funded project that seeks to identify new, emerging, infectious diseases that could become a threat to human health. Working in Nepal, with scientific research teams and NGOs,  Nigel produced story content (films, photos, articles), which highlighted the project in a larger, scientific discourse through social media.

Scientist Priya Joshi talks about the challenges of non invasive sampling at the Swayambhunath temple, an area of high interaction between monkeys and humans.

Scientist Priya Joshi talks about the challenges of sampling rodents in the slum areas of Kathmandu.

Scientist Priya Joshi leads a team of Nepalese field scientists who have been tasked with sampling bat droppings from overcrowded Kathmandu’s busiest intersection in the Lazimpat neighborhood.