African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC)

Press and media

press release

TCC39: Address of Strategic and technical issues for the launch of APOC new structure

8 to 12 September 2014, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

CSA 146: Transition and preparations for the launch of the new structure debated

December 2013/Brazzaville, Congo

JAF19: Final Communique

December 2013/Brazzaville, Congo

JAF19 Journal #1

December 2013/Brazzaville, Congo

JAF19 Journal #2

December 2013/Brazzaville, Congo

JAF19 Journal #3

December 2013/Brazzaville, Congo

JAF18 Journal #1

December 2012/Bujumbura, Burundi

JAF18 Journal #2

December 2012/Bujumbura, Burundi

JAF18 Journal #3

December 2012/Bujumbura, Burundi

JAF18 Journal #4

December 2012/Bujumbura, Burundi

JAF17 Journal #1

December 2011/Kuwait City, Kuwait

JAF17 Journal #2

December 2011/Kuwait City, Kuwait

JAF17 Journal #3

December 2011/Kuwait City, Kuwait

JAF17 Journal #4

December 2011/Kuwait City, Kuwait

JAF16 Journal #4

December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

JAF16 Journal #3

December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

JAF16 Journal #2

December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

Development partners reaffirm commitment to eliminate River blindness from Africa

12 December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

Nigeria boosts River blindness control in Africa

9 December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

Health Ministers, Donors and Partners Tackle River Blindness Scourge in Africa

4 December 2010/Abuja, Nigeria

Strengthening integrated disease surveillance in West Africa

29 September 2009/Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Minister urges engagement of communities in health service delivery

9-11 June 2009/Abuja, Nigeria

Health experts meet to revolutionize education for health care delivery

9-11 June 2009/Abuja, Nigeria

Experts strategize on elimination of river blindness transmission in Africa

26 February 2009/Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

High disease burden could cost Africa the MDGs - President Museveni

09 December 2008/Kampla, Uganda - Joint Action Forum 14th session

African Health Ministers, donors re-commit to elimination of onchocerciasis

12 December 2008/Kampala, Uganda

WHO river blindness control board meets in Kampala

07 December 2008

National Taskforces strategize on river blindness control in Africa

3 July 2008

Experts advocate multiple intervention approach for disease

29 June 2008

media

Newsletter : special edition, August 2012

August 2012

Addis first follow-up meeting on Integration and NTDs/Malaria Co-implementation final communique

All JAF documents

APOC wins António Champalimaud Vision Award 2011

The magazine "15 years of APOC"

Map of the estimated prevalence of eye worm history in Africa

FUTURE OF APOC AND ONCHOCERCIASIS CONTROL IN AFRICA

Yaoundé declaration

Yaoundé Declaration on Onchocercaisis Control in Africa

African ministers of health renew their commitment to eliminate onchocerciasis.

Contact us

Dr Roungou Jean Baptiste
Director, APOC
B.P. 549
Ouagadougou 01
Burkina Faso
Email: afapocdir@who.int