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USAID announces launch of “One Billion and Counting: Accelerating Action to Eliminate NTDs by 2020”

In commemoration of U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) “support of the delivery of 1 billion Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) treatments that are helping more than 465 million people in 25 countries,” the agency announced the launch of “One Billion and Counting: Accelerating Action to Eliminate NTDs by 2020.” According to a press release from USAID’s NTD program, the One Billion and Counting “campaign will highlight the success of USAID’s NTD program as [it] support[s] the delivery of the one billionth treatment in 2014.”