In May 2017, ARNTD, USAID, and COR-NTD announced the first-ever grantees of the African Researchers' Small Grants program.
In our lifetime, these diseases that have been plagues of humankind since antiquity can become but a memory.
The $18 billion worth of drug donations and operational money committed by drug companies and international agencies as part of the global effort to control or eliminate NTDs was a strong statement of intent from the 2012
“There’s many a slip ‘twixt the cup and the lip,” an old proverb says. For the large-scale mass drug administration campaigns delivering pills to prevent or treat neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), this is both literally and figuratively the case.
This entry was originally posted in Cross-Talk, a publication of COUNTDOWN.
A new assay for detecting schistosomiasis is forcing international experts to reassess progress toward eliminating this disease, which afflicts people in some of the world’s most impoverished places.
Remarks by Jimmy Carter, originally published by The Carter Center. Photos by Michael Schwarz.
I’m a runner, many of you know that about me. You’ve seen me, shoes in hand at a hotel in Bamako, Decatur, or Sydney. I love running because all you need is your shoes, your running path or map, and you’re on your way! No equipment, no membership.
This entry describes a panel discussion to take place at the annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD).
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter once said, “You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can.”