Meet Maryann Edeh – Manager, Deworm the World Initiative South West Zone, Nigeria

In May 2021, we provided technical assistance to the Lagos State government to conduct its first state-wide school-based deworming campaign, targeting approximately 1.3 million school-age children. The program, led by…

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Deworm the World: Real-World Application of Cost per Child Data for Decision Making

We have written before about how Evidence Action’s Deworm the World Initiative strives not only to be a low-cost program, but also a cost-effective program—one that ensures that the impacts…

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Rapidly Training Over One Million Frontline Workers for Deworming During COVID-19 in India

Due to the risk of COVID-19, in most states the Government of India mandated the closure of schools and preschools from March 2020—closures which are still in place and are…

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