Aug 2018 - Oct 2023

AcceleraTE: Trachoma Elimination

$21,000,000 Grant Value

$1,000,000 evaluation budget

To eliminate trachoma as a public health problem in 10 African countries, complete trachoma MDA in Nigeria, speed up elimination in Ethiopia, and conduct the Azithromycin Impact Research (AIR) study to improve child survival.

Region

Sub-Saharan Africa

Partners

  • Sightsavers -

EVALUATORS

  • ITAD Limited -

  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (AIR study) -

OTHER FUNDERS

  • ELMA Philanthropies -

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation -

  • Virgin Unite -