The SACIDS Foundation for Infectious Diseases joined forces with Pirbright Institute and The European Commission for the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), (EuFMD) to convene the 4thSummer School with the overarching theme of ‘Vaccines, Vaccination and Post Vaccination Monitoring’. 7 countries are gathered for the Summerschool, from research and gov backgrounds; working together to develop practical, field research on livestock vaccination, for national strategies in South and East Africa.