USAID’s Head Of NTDs Talks About Agency’s 5-Year Strategy In Devex Interview

Devex: USAID’s plan to eliminate NTDs: What you need to know
“…Earlier this year, the U.S. Agency for International Development marked 10 years of work on NTDs and launched a new five-year strategy to eliminate trachoma, the world’s leading cause of preventable blindness, and lymphatic filariasis, a painful and disfiguring parasitic infection transmitted by mosquitoes. … Devex spoke to Emily Wainwright, head of NTDs at USAID, to find out more about the new strategy and what the agency has learned from the past 10 years of NTD programming…” (Edwards, 12/9).

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