Our sight-saving work in rural Kenya was featured in BBC coverage for World NTD Day 2020.
The first World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day on 30 January 2020 kicked off a year of decisive action on NTDs.
On 30 January, Sightsavers joined in celebrations for the first ever World NTD Day around the world.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo may have the highest burdens of neglected tropical diseases, but people on the ground are working to protect communities.
The Nigerian ministry of health presented the award for Sightsavers' work to treat the disease in Kaduna State.
The charity evaluator praised Sightsavers’ deworming work in Africa for its cost-effectiveness and transparency.
Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries is the world’s largest medical gallery and will be on display for at least 30 years.