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01 Aug 2014
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A manual to provide standardized training for staff to complete baseline mapping of trachoma. Please note: this resource is now out of date. Please visit the Tropical Data website for the most up to date version.
26 Jul 2014
A project mapping the global prevalence of trachoma using mobile technology has marked two years since the launch and confirmed that 94% of its planned districts have been surveyed ahead of schedule and under budget.
26 Jul 2014
An article by Paul Emerson, Director at the International Trachoma Initiative and ICTC Vice Chair on the the SAFE strategy and scale up of trachoma elimination programs.
Elimination, SAFE strategy
21 Jul 2014
Originally posted in Community Eye Health Journal Vol.27 No.86
SAFE strategy, Scale up
16 Jul 2014
A blog by Anna Massey, Head of Strategic Government Partnerships at Sightsavers, on scale up in trachoma elimination programs.
SAFE strategy, Scale up
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30 Jun 2014
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Meeting report from UKCNTD's 2014 World Health Assembly side event on how integrated and cross-sectoral approaches can play a key role in the control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases.
NTDs
23 May 2014
A study on the individual and contextual factors for development of a behavior change communication campaign for trachoma prevention in Busoga and Karamoja, Uganda. The research examines the socio-behavioral components of trachoma prevention.
Facial cleanliness & environmental improvement, Water, sanitation and hygiene
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21 May 2014
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An editorial in The Lancet on an NTD community gathering for the release of Uniting to Combat NTDs: Delivering on Promises and Driving Progress in Paris in April 2014.
21 May 2014
An assessment of sustainability of the SAFE strategy three years after trachoma was eliminated from six villages. 
Elimination, SAFE strategy, Sustainability
21 May 2014
A paper reporting the first ever sub-national maps of access to improved drinking water supply and sanitation, generated using an innovative approach combining household survey data and spatial statistics. It identifies important geographic inequalities in the use of water and sanitation services that were previously hidden in national statistics.
Water, sanitation and hygiene

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