Empowering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and working across sectors to eliminate trachoma from Australia
This blog was written by Indigenous Eye Health staff, Nick Wilson, Emma Stanford and Professor Hugh Taylor, Published by ICTC International Coalition for Trachoma Control. 6 August 2021.
"We know from experience that trachoma disappeared from most parts of Australia when living conditions improved. This included reducing overcrowding, improving housing and access to health hardware. We still have further work to achieve this in remote communities."