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West Africa - defeating riverblindness: success in scaling up and lessons learned (English)

Riverblindness-an historic scourge affecting most of sub-Saharan Africa-has been successfully attacked by a large international partnership over the last 30 years. ... See More +

Working Paper 30768 MAY 01, 2004

Bump, Jesse B.; Benton, Bruce; Seketeli, Azodoga; Liese, Bernhard H.; Novinskey, Christina

The onchocerciasis (riverblindness) programs : visionary partnerships : Les programmes de lutte contre lapos;onchocercose (cecite des rivieres) (French)

The Onchocerciasis Control Program (OCP) was created in 1974 with two primary objectives. The first is the elimination of onchocerciasis as a public health problem and as an obstacle to socioeconomic development throughout an eleven-country area. ... See More +

Brief 54785 JAN 01, 2002

Bruce Benton English

The onchocerciasis (riverblindness) programs : visionary partnerships (English)

The Onchocerciasis Control Program (OCP) was created in 1974 with two primary objectives. The first is the elimination of onchocerciasis as a public health problem and as an obstacle to socioeconomic development throughout an eleven-country area. ... See More +

Brief 54785 JAN 01, 2001

Bruce Benton French

Cost-benefit analysis of the onchocerciasis control program (OCP) (English)

The Onchocerciasis Control Program (OCP) has been operating since 1974 first in seven countries, and then in the mid-1980s expanded to 11 countries. ... See More +

Publication WTP282 MAY 31, 1995

Aehyung Kim; Benton, Bruce

The onchocerciasis control program in West Africa : a long-term commitment to success (English)

Onchocerciasis is a devastating African parasitical disease that causes severe debilitation and intense itching. By the time its victims are in their late twenties, they experience impaired vision, often blindness. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS740 AUG 31, 1991

Liese, Bernard H.; Wilson,John S.; Benton, Bruce; Marr, Douglas