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A unique partnership to combat TB, malaria and NTDs by improving access to and delivery of new heath technologies

By Cecilia Oh On 04 Oct 2014 Read 1090

Tuberculosis (TB), malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) have a devastating impact on human development – not only are they responsible for millions of deaths around the world, they also disproportionately affect those living below the poverty line. Taken together these diseases are consi...

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To address health challenges, we must pay attention to neglected tropical diseases

By Tenu Avafia On 25 Apr 2014 Read 1172

TB, Malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality globally. They are diseases of poverty mostly prevalent among disadvantaged communities with high levels of inequality. In 2012, TB claimed the lives of 1.3 million people, 95 of whom lived in ...

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New partnership on neglected diseases in Indonesia

By Deni Fauzi On 17 Mar 2014 Read 849

On 27 February 2014, Indonesia launched a new initiative to increase access and delivery of health technologies for tuberculosis (TB), malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). The initiative, known as the “Access and Delivery Partnership”, was launched by Prof. Agus Purwadianto,...

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Tanzania launches new partnership on Neglected Tropical Diseases

By Dr. Bwijo Bwijo On 07 Mar 2014 Read 1106

On 6 March 2014 Tanzania launched a new initiative to increase access and delivery of health technologies for tuberculosis (TB), malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). The initiative known as the “Access and Delivery Partnership” was launched by the Dr. Neema Rusibamayila (Acting Direct...

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