More Links in documents
Share

Sign Up For Email

Please leave this field empty
Now, we invite you to Get Involved

Multimedia

Nigeria Shows Disease Can Be Halted

There is no cure for lymphatic filariasis (LF), a disease that permanently disfigures, but The Carter Center and partners have proven that it is possible to stop it from spreading. The program of prevention underway in two Nigerian states has halted transmission of LF in more than one-third of the communities in those states, and is evidence that eradicating the disease is possible.

Learn more about the Carter Center's Lymphatic Filariasis Elimination Program: http://cartercenter.org/health/lf/index.html

Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter Center is committed to advancing human rights and alleviating unnecessary human suffering. The Center wages peace, fights disease, and builds hope worldwide.

Browse by:

Filter:

Now showing: All category

Video
Building Hope - 3:02
Video
Former Presidents and First Ladies ‘It’s Up To You’ | Ad Council and COVID Collaborative - 1:01
Video
Informed Women Can… - 1:38
Video
Mulheres Informadas Podem… - 1:38
Video
Las Mujeres Informadas Pueden… - 1:38
Video
Informed Women Can… (In Arabic) - 1:38
Video
Election Bites: Election Reflection - 13:28
Video
Election Bites: Election Reform - 12:40
Video
Election Bites: Digital Divide - 14:39
Video
Ambassadors Circle Event | Inform Women, Transform Lives: The Carter Center's Rule of Law Program - 58:23
Video
The Power of Partnership: The UAE & The Carter Center Celebrate 30 Years - 57:21