Technical and scientific publications
PAHO.Epidemiological Profiles for Neglected Diseases and Other Infections Related to Poverty in Latin America. 2009
Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) and zoonoses are a devastating obstacle to human settlement and socioeconomic development of already impoverished communities. A growing body of evidence demonstrates that control of these diseases can contribute directly to achievement of several Millennium Development Goals.
Control and Elimination of Five Neglected Diseases in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2010 – 2015; 2011