Charting the Path for a New, Evidence-Based Approach to Combating Lymphatic Filariasis

For seven consecutive years, Evidence Action has supported the Kenyan government’s National School-Based Deworming program. Based on our support to this successful program, in 2016 the government sought similar assistance with another program focused on a different NTD: lymphatic filariasis.

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Congratulations to Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer, and Abhijit Banerjee on Nobel Prize

Evidence Action heartily congratulates Michael Kremer, Esther Duflo, and Abhijit Banerjee on their recently awarded Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.Their recognition holds special significance for us as their work has a profound bearing on our own: Evidence Action was launched to scale up innovations backed by such rigorous evidence - ensuring that millions of people could benefit from proven solutions.

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