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New standard operating procedures for drug management helping to end neglected tropical diseases in Senegal

By ADP On 17 May 2021 Read 696

Health workers distribute medicines during a mass drug administration campaign in 2020. The campaign was aided by new standard operating procedures for NTD drug management, develop...

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Ensuring the safety of the new malaria vaccine in Ghana and Malawi

By ADP On 22 Apr 2021 Read 965

Health workers with the Ghana Health Service organize a community immunization session where the RTS,S vaccine is delivered alongside other routine vaccines. Malaria-related illnes...

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Understanding and addressing barriers to TB drug safety monitoring in West and Central Africa

By TDR news On 24 Mar 2021 Read 680

Active TB drug-safety monitoring and management (aDSM) is pivotal to ensure the safety of patients with drug-resistant TB who need treatments with new drugs. Since 2015, WHO has re...

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TDR and partners support TB programmes in West and Central Africa to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on TB control

By Dr. Corinne Merle, Scientist, TDR On 29 Sep 2020 Read 1347

As the world comes together to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, it is critical that essential services and operations continue to protect the lives of people with Tuberculosis (TB). G...

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The use of digital technology to improve vaccine delivery in India and Indonesia

By Leslie Ong and Maurice Wee, UNDP On 13 Sep 2020 Read 1012

Promoting access and delivery of health technologies through the South-South exchange of innovative technology, knowledge and solutions The Challenge Immunization is a life-saving ...

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