U.K. DFID Announces £220M Program To Target 5 NTDs In 25 African, Asian Countries

Devex: DFID puts £220M into fighting NTDs
“Health experts have welcomed an ‘unprecedented’ £220 million ($274 million) United Kingdom program for taking an integrated, inclusive, and sustainable approach to tackling some of the worst neglected tropical diseases across 25 countries in Africa and Asia. Funded by the U.K. Department for International Development and announced last week, the program aims to deliver 600 million treatments targeting five NTDs…” (Edwards, 9/25).