Agatha Aboe

Dr. Agatha Aboe, a long-time global health leader, played a pivotal role in the elimination of trachoma in Ghana and provided technical assistance and training to support its elimination in Gambia. Dr. Aboe works with more than twenty countries to guide implementation of the WHO's global trachoma elimination SAFE strategy and partnerships among relevant sectors to ensure countries meet WHO requirements for validation.

Poverty

Eliminating Blindness from Trachoma Is in Sight

In 2021, Gambia became the third African country to eliminate trachoma