Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Over 75% of Ethiopians are at risk for one or more neglected tropical diseases. Within this short film Biruk Nagash, the NTD Team Lead at the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health, speaks about how the END Fund, Legatum Foundation and other partners are impacting thousands of lives in Ethiopia. Alongside the Ministry of Health, they are deworming 25 million children in the region. Deworming a child today means that in years to come, Ethiopia will be able to sustain a healthier population.
To learn more about the END Fund, visit their website at www.end.org.
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