This country profile provides an overview of Burkina Faso’s progress in reaching those in need of mass NTD treatment based on 2016 data.
NTD mass treatment coverage index: 88/100
Overall rank: 3rd
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Burkina Faso recommendations
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 data to the Expanded Special Project for Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (ESPEN) to enable monitoring and planning.
⬇️ Treatment coverage decreased from 80% in 2015 to 64% in 2016.
⬇️ Treatment coverage slightly decreased from 97% in 2015 to 95% in 2016.
⬇️ Treatment coverage decreased from 91% in 2015 to 88% in 2016.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 37% in 2015 to 100% in 2016.
⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 26% in 2015 to 100% in 2016.