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Brochures


Please find below a collection of pdf documents, charts and brochures that present an overview of our activities.

"You Can Change My Life"
The most recent Global Alliance brochure is available here as a PDF in English and French.

"You Can Change My Life"
A companion piece to the brochure to introduce LF and the programme to eliminate LF, benefits resulting from the programme and the next steps.
Available in English and French

A Future Free of LF
A three-page document outlining the Global Alliance's programmes, current needs, and plans.
Available in English and French.

Global Alliance Fact Sheet
This fact sheet is a quick one-page overview of the disease, the Global Alliance’s goal, programme progress and needs.
Available in English and French.

Disease life cycle
A pictorial representation of the life cycle of lymphatic filariasis as well as a PDF document that explains the picture.
Available in English and French.

Map of countries with lymphatic filariasis
A map showing countries where the disease exists and which countries are developing national programmes.
Available for download

Key Partners
The Global Alliance brings together all active stakeholders in a public-private partnership. Here you may view a list of key partners in the lymphatic filariasis elimination effort.
A vailable in English and French.

Chronology of the Programme and Global Alliance
Highlights of the effort to eliminate lymphatic filariasis.
Available in English and French

Facts & Figures
An overview of country programmes, population at risk and treatments administered.
Available in English

Neglected tropical diseases: hidden successes, emerging opporunities (produced by WHO)
A 52 page brochure which looks at negelected tropcial diseases, hidden success and empowering opportunities
Available in English

Preventive chemotherapy in human helminthiasis: coordinated use of anthelminthic control interventions: a manual for health professionals and programme managers (produced by WHO)
A 74 page book focussing on how and when a set of low cost or free drugs should be used in developing countries to control a set of diseases caused by worm infections.
Available in English

Consigning LF to History
An attractive brochure produced by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) giving an overview of LF, the elimination strategy and the commitment of GSK to GAELF
Available in English

Extending the Benefits: Preventing and Treating Intestinal Parasties in Children (produced by Emory)
This booklet highlights the research documenting the significant benefits to women and infants of treating intestinal parasites with teh same drugs used in the prevention of LF.
Available in English

Stop Filariasis Now (produced by Africa WHO)
An advocacy pamphelt aimed at encouraging community members in endemic areas of Africa to adhere to the mass drug administration programme in order to break the transmission cycle and protect future generations from contracting LF.
Available in English

New Hope for People with Lymphedema (produced by CDC)
A booklet for sufferers of LF with lymphedema of the limbs providing advice on basic hygiene measures and exercise that can help prevent acute attacks and alleviate the condition of the leg.
Available in English

Stop Filariasis Now (produced by PacElf WHO)
An advocacy pamphelt aimed at encouraging community members in endemic areas of PacElf to adhere to the mass drug administration programme in order to break the transmission cycle and protect future generations from contracting LF.
Available in English

What is LF?
One page scientific overview of the occurrence, reservoir, transmission symptoms and prevention of LF.
Available in English.

Socio-Economic Fact Sheet
A synopsis of information from around the globe about the impact of LF on productivity and health systems, and the cost and impact of the GPELF.
Available in English and French