The project aimed to strengthen eye care facilities, increase awareness of eye care among poor urban communities, and increase access to eye services.
Since April 2011, we have been running a trachoma control project with Comic Relief funding in Marsabit, focusing on the scale-up of the SAFE strategy.
The project aimed to train paediatric ophthalmic teams, improve leadership and management, and establish a paediatric outpatient department.
Since April 2011, Sightsavers have been implementing a Trachoma Control Project with Comic Relief funding of £700,000 in Marsabit, Kenya.
This five-year intervention was funded by the European Union and co-funded by international NGOs led by Sightsavers.
This management response is submitted by the Post Health for Peace Initiative and its partners in Senegal, Guinea Bissau and the Gambia, following a its final evaluation undertaken by independent consultants.
The evaluation assessed the implementation of the PQO over the 5-year period from 2009 until 2013 and was conducted in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda