River blindness increases in Uganda

Jessica Ata hasn`’t been to River Aswa since 2014, when she was diagnosed with river blindness. Back then, 1.5 million people in Uganda were affected by onchocerciasis that is carried by the blackfly. The vector thrives along water rapids like this one that runs through several districts. With the return of rains, there has been […]

River blindness increases in Uganda

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