A critical component of NTD control and elimination is determining what populations need treatment and other public health interventions to reduce transmission. Once program efforts are underway, disease levels must be monitored until control and elimination are achieved. Here are the common diagnostic tools and methods used to “map” disease and conduct ongoing disease surveillance. The ENVISION project provides technical assistance and funding to support many of these critical activities led by ministries of health
THE ENVISION PROJECT HAS CLOSED, VIEW THE FINAL REPORT. For more information on current NTD efforts, visit USAID’s Act to End NTDs | East. Looking for the NTD Toolbox? Visit the new NTDToolbox.org to continue accessing the most-used, practical NTD guidance, tools and resources for NTD program managers.