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Tigray Region of Ethiopia Focuses on Reducing Trachoma in 2015

The federation of NGOs known as Light for the World is committed to stopping the transmission of the eye disease trachoma in the northern Ethiopian region of Tigray. The federation’s strategy includes mapping the mountainous region, and teaching people how to apply the SAFE strategy -- Surgery; Antibiotics; Facial cleanliness and Environmental change. The organization says it has carried out mapping in Ethiopia’s Tigray and Somali regions to collect and analyze data that will help them...

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