31 August–1 September 2016, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
World Health Organization strategic and technical advisory group for neglected tropical diseases: Working group on monitoring and evaluation meeting report
The report introduces the indicators of safely managed drinking water and sanitation services, which go beyond the use of improved facilities, to include consideration of the quality of services provided. For the first time, hygiene estimates are reported for 70 countries.
The WHO Alliance for the Global Elimination of Blinding Trachoma by the year 2020 progress report on elimination in 2016.
Many WASH and NTD actors have started to work together on the planning and implementation of their projects and have documented their experiences and lessons learnt. This paper compiles examples from eighteen countries to summarize emerging successes and challenges.
A report on the Second Global Scientific Meeting on Trachomatous Trichiasis that took place in Cape Town on 4–6 November 2015 to review published and unpublished data on trichiasis that might help guide those delivering trichiasis services as part of trachoma elimination programs.