This country profile provides an overview of Togo’s progress in reaching those in need of mass NTD treatment based on 2016 data.
NTD mass treatment coverage index: 77/100
Overall rank: 5th
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 was 100% in 2016.
⬇ Treatment coverage decreased from 57% in 2015 to 54% in 2016.
⬇ Treatment coverage decreased from 100% in 2015 to 94% in 2016.
⬆ Treatment coverage increased from 65% in 2015 to 68% in 2016.
Togo does not require mass treatment for trachoma.