The Global Atlas of Helminth Infections (GAHI) has recently re-launched its website thiswormyworld.


In addition to continuing to host valuable maps and data on worm distribution, the revised website now also features: a blog, news, and a dynamic repository of resources.

thiswormmyworld website


Visitors to will now be able to read about the GAHI team’s activities and first hand experiences in the field through a new blog, starting with a welcome post from Dr. Simon Brooker, GAHI’s co-founder.



Members of partner organisations will also contribute, making the website a new platform to share ideas and hear what NTD experts have to say.


The news section will disseminate important developments in the larger mapping and deworming communities, andthe resources page now offers a growing number of relevant papers, online resources and publications.


The GAHI team always welcomes others’ input and contributions, so if you’d like to propose a blog post, ask questions, provide feedback or contribute data, please e-mail

Partners supporting the GAHI website include: the Wellcome Trust, Mectizan Donation Program, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, GlaxoSmithKline, the Partnership for Child Development, and the World Health Organization.