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Somalia: A Nation at the Crossroads of Extreme Poverty, Conflict and Neglected Tropical Diseases

Peter J. Hotez

Somalia: A Nation at the Crossroads of Extreme Poverty, Conflict and Neglected Tropical Diseases.

By Annum Jaffer and Peter J. Hotez

The article analyzes the spread of neglected tropical diseases in Somolia due to severe poverty, and civil strife, and discusses the need for reforms to the country’s health systems and infrastructure. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases: http://bit.ly/2eKX3Pi.