The Carter Center Blog

Fighting River Blindness in Cameroon: Navigating Mud, Biting Flies, and Torrential Rains

Kelly Callahan, assistant director of program support for the Carter Center’s Health Programs, blogs from a river blindness-endemic village in western Cameroon, where she is assessing Carter Center and national program efforts to combat the devastating parasitic infection.

We started our journey to Massangam Health District in West Region of Cameroon early in the morning of April 27.  I was …