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  • Welcome to UFAR
    A non-profit (NGO) dedicated to eliminating five Neglected Tropical Diseases in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
  • Out of the 1.7 billion people affected with an NTD worldwide, almost half are children.
    Join UFAR in our mission to combat neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) worldwide. With over 1.7 billion people affected, including a significant number of children, we are dedicated to making a difference. Support our cause and help us bring hope and relief to those in need.
  • Join us in the fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases
    With the support of thousands of donors, we have expanded our mission to include the elimination of five neglected tropical diseases, including Onchocerciasis (riverblindness), Lymphatic Filariasis, Schistosomiasis, Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases, and Trachoma.

Recent News

Eliminating River Blindness in the Congo

The United Front tackles river blindness in DRC through community-driven treatment and volunteer empowerment.
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2023 Soirée

Discover the highlights of the impactful 2023 Soirée hosted by the United Front Against Riverblindness

Determined to see the end

After many years living in the United States, Daniel Shungu decided to take an early retirement from his job. However, he didn't plan on taking a normal retirement. He immediately saw the opportunity to return to his native country
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