• May 15, 2011 | Center for Global Development

    On 16 May 2011, Prof. Michael Kremer (Harvard University) and Sarah Baird (George Washington University) will be holding a seminar on the long-term, follow-up results of Prof. Kremer's research on the impact of school-based deworming in Kenya....

  • Apr 27, 2011 | International Campaign for the Eradication of Neglected Tropical Diseases

    DtW's work to improve children's health and education worldwide through school-based deworming is highlighted on International Campaign for the Eradication of Neglected Tropical Diseases' blog.

    In its own words the blog aims "to examine...

  • Apr 20, 2011 | Time Magazine

    DtW board member, Esther Duflo, has been named as one of the most influential people in the world in 2011's prestigious TIME 100 list of global leaders. Joining her on the list include such luminaries as Prince William, Barrack Obama and Justin...

  • Apr 4, 2011 | Raw Space Music

    The Deworm to Learn group in Ellensburg, Washington is holding their annual Deworm to Learn Benefit night on April 15. All money raised is being donated to DtW to support its work to support governments to deworm children across the globe....

  • Mar 30, 2011 | IPS News

    DtW board member, Esther Duflo talks about combating global poverty by translating research into action in this IPS News interview.

    Esther Duflo uses research to show which programmes are the most effective in combating poverty. Her work...

  • Mar 10, 2011 | ABC Network

    ABC's new medical drama series "Off the Map" sheds some light on the issue of worms when in a recent episode the doctors are faced with a prisoner infected with worms.

    The show's medical researcher Raamla Mohamed called on DtW to find out...

  • Mar 9, 2011 | Education for All Blog

    School-based deworming is highlighted on the Education For All - Fast Track Initiative (EFA-FTI) blog as contributing to girls' education.

    In this article, World Bank Education Specialist Tara O'Connell highlights five School Health and...

  • Feb 6, 2011 | The Pioneer

    A survey of schools conducted by the Government of Bihar, India with technical support from DtW has identified high prevalence of soil transmitted helminths amongst school children in several of the state's regions.

    To treat these...

  • Feb 5, 2011 | The Hindu

    The first ever state-wide school-based mass deworming program in Bihar, India is being launched. Run by the Government of Bihar with support from DtW, the program aims to treat 21 million school-age children in the state.

    It will be...

  • Feb 2, 2011 | India Talkies

    India’s Right to Education (RTE) act is supporting the launch of a school-based deworming program in Delhi, India. In its first stage, the program is looking to treat over 1.3 million children from 900 government-run schools and the capital's...

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