The trachoma community undertook a systematic, three-pronged strategy to map trachoma district by district, develop national-level trachoma elimination plans, and create a framework for governments, donors and partners to convene and coordinate in support of trachoma elimination.
This article was originally published in the Community Eye Health Journal Vol. 30 No. 100
This article reviews grey literature relating to interventions to maximize facial cleanliness and achieve environmental improvement for trachoma elimination
Fifth progress report on the London Declaration on NTDs
This case study was originally published by Uniting to Combat NTDs
The findings from this survey indicate elimination thresholds have been maintained in Ghana in 17 of the 18 surveyed evaluation units. Only one evaluation unit, Yendi, did not achieve the TT elimination threshold.
Originally posted in Community Eye Health Journal Vol.30 No.99.
Melbourne Laureate Professor Hugh R Taylor AC head of Indigenous Eye Health at the University of Melbourne recently delivered a lecture on “Chlamydia and Trachoma – Will they ever disappear?” at the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health.
Using qualitative research, this paper explores whether Ethiopia is on track to achieve the trachoma elimination by 2020.