WHA Resolution on Elimination of Schistosomiasis

26 May 2012

"The Secretariat considers that elimination, as envisaged in resolution WHA54.19, is feasible in some epidemiological settings, provided that: there is strong political commitment to the goal; supplies of anthelminthic medicines for preventive chemotherapy are adequate; and support for hygiene, sanitation and water is provided by Member States and the international community"

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