US$777 million pledge to defeat neglected tropical diseases
Reaching the Last Mile Forum returns
REACH Award winners announced
The Cycle of Poverty
200,000 new cases
… of polio could develop every year within 10 years if we fail to eliminate polio from the last three countries where it remains.
1 in 5 people
… are infected with at least one neglected tropical disease
… people need treatment for river blindness.
US$ 1 Billion
… the annual cost of LF to the economies of the countries it affects