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Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) elimination programme in Asia & Africa [GB-1-203148]

Department for International Development

To tackle Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) also known as Kala –Azar, in South Asia and East Africa, this disease is spread by sandflies and when untreated leads to death in 95% of cases. The programme will increase access to effective prevention and prompt treatment for VL and will accelerate progress towards the elimination of VL in South Asia.

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Implementing Organisation(s) More information about implementing organisation(s)
  • WHO (GENEVA)
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