Em 2014, o Fundo do Jubileu de Diamante da Rainha Isabel (o Fundo) e o Departamento para o Desenvolvimento Internacional do Reino Unido (DFID) deram início a dois ambiciosos programas quinquenais de combate ao tracoma em 10 países africanos.
En 2014, le Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust (le Trust) et le ministère britannique du Développement international (DFID) ont lancé deux programmes quinquennaux ambitieux visant à lutter contre le trachome dans dix pays d’Afrique.
While evaluations on the implementation of the SAFE strategy have been done, systematic reviews on the factors that have shaped implementation are lacking. This review sought to identify these factors.
In a trachoma hyperendemic region, a TF prevalence <5% was successfully maintained in five districts for ≥2 years after stopping MDA. MDA is still not warranted for these districts, however, the S, F and E components of the SAFE strategy should continue.
This joint open letter issued by six leading eye health agencies calls on Commonwealth leaders to commit to bringing eye care to all
This article was originally published in the Community Eye Health Journal Vol. 30 No. 100
This case study was originally published by Uniting to Combat NTDs