Ghana’s Trachoma Elimination Story

Journey toward lymphatic filariasis elimination in Sierra Leone

December 12th, 2013

Trying to eliminate lymphatic filariasis, or “big foot,” from a country is like trying to permanently rid your garden of invasive plants and weeds.

Curing River Blindness with Just One Dose

June 6th, 2013

“If I hadn’t gotten my eyesight back, I would never have been able to sit for my Basic Education Certificate Examination,” said Mabinty with a smile.

New technologies, old diseases

May 14th, 2013

The global health community has been quick to recognize the potential of new technologies to improve health care around the world. One such technology that is widely used in such settings is the mobile telephone.

Partnering for Progress

March 20th, 2013

Our video on eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases globally. Leaders in the field talk about the progress that has been made and their hopes for the future.