Safe Storage: Preventing pesticide associated self-harm in Sri Lanka

Country of study:

Sri Lanka

Source of funding:

The Novo Nordisk Foundation

Project description:

A cohort study investigating the preventing effect of a pesticide storage device on pesticide induced suicides in rural Sri Lanka.

Person in charge of project:

Flemming Konradsen

Partner Institutions:

  • University of Edinburgh (UoE), Scotland
  • Uni. of Bristol (UoB), UK
  • Uni. of Oxford
  • Uni. Of New South Wales, Australia
  • University Peradeniya (UoP), Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • University of Kelaynia, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • The South Asian Clinical Toxicology Research Collaboration (SACTRC)

Research team:

Project timeline:

2010- (not decided)