This country profile provides an overview of Guinea’s progress in reaching those in need of mass NTD treatment based on 2016 data.
NTD mass treatment coverage index: 50/100
Overall rank: 16th
These recommendations were given to heads of state at the African Union summit in January 2017 as part of the ALMA Scorecard for Accountability and Action.
- Increase budget allocation for neglected tropical diseases at the national level.
- Provide timely date to the Expanded Special Project for Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (ESPEN) to enable monitoring and planning.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 21% in 2015 to 73% in 2016.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 38% in 2015 to 66% in 2016.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 0% in 2015 to 25% in 2016.
⬇️ Treatment coverage decreased from 64% in 2015 to 47% in 2016.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 32% in 2015 to 53% in 2016.