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Onchocerciasis Control Program

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Definition

In 1974, the World Health Organization, the World Bank, the United Nations Development Program, and their partners launched the Onchocerciasis Control Program in West Africa where some African communities were severely affected by the river blindness.

Keywords

Public Health World Health Organization Development Program Social Policy Control Program 
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© Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2010

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