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Neglected Tropical Diseases: Global Partners Meeting

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Date: 19 April 2017
Place: Geneva, Switzerland

WHO will host a Global Partners Meeting on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) on 19 April 2017.

The event, which will also launch the Fourth WHO Report on Neglected Tropical Diseases, will recognize achievements of the past decade, sustain support towards the 2020 WHO Roadmap targets, and call on partners to facilitate availability of resources needed beyond 2020.

Representatives of Member States, donor agencies, foundations, the private sector, academia and stakeholders are expected to attend.

Other NTD events in Geneva

While the WHO is hosting the Global Partners Meeting on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) on 19 April 2017 there are a number of other NTD events being held in Geneva from 18-22 April.

Below are some of the main events and the organizers:

  • 18 April - CEO round table event, organized by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • 19 April - Global Partners Meeting on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), organized by WHO
  • 19 April evening- Women in Focus, organized by Uniting to Combat NTDs
  • 20-22 April- NTD Summit, organized by Uniting to Combat NTDs.