Nigeria Situational Analysis Policy Context

A Summary of the Neglected Tropical Disease Policy Context in Nigeria Okefu O Okoko, Dr Sunday Isiyaku, Ruth Dixon, Laura Dean

September 2017

This document presents a summary of the current policies and structures that are guiding Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) programme implementation in Nigeria. This summary is one output from the COUNTDOWN situational analysis, which documents the current strengths and weaknesses of the NTD programme in Nigeria, specifically in Ogun and Kaduna States, with a view to identifying areas for future implementation research. For more information about the situation analysis, see the executive summary and series of 4 briefs.