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UK Department for International Development

Tackling Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) in Asia & Africa Lot 1 and Lot 2

UK aid from the British people

Project Data Last Updated: 06/01/2020

IATI Identifier: GB-1-203148


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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