Author: Adam Elkhair

Programme Officer for Sightsavers in Sudan
Organisation: Sightsavers

Africa Day: Mass Drug Administration in Darfur to combat blinding trachoma

Programme Officer for Sightsavers in Sudan
Organisation: Sightsavers

For Africa Day, Adam Elkhair, Programme Officer for Sightsavers in Sudan writes about their efforts to tackle trachoma. I remember Darfur as being one of the most beautiful areas of Sudan. The Mara Mountain was a well-known tourist destination, with the people being warm and welcoming. But the situation there changed quite quickly, almost overnight.…