Yesterday marked 100 years since the birth of Dr.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — October 21, 2014 — The Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (Global Network) today released a policy brief, Toward a Healthy Future: Working Together to End Neglected Tropical Diseases & Malnutrition, which explores the relationship between neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) and malnutrition and the actions needed to address both. The document reflects the views and expertise of a wide range of experts from the NTD, nutrition and broader development communities and serves as a resource to policymakers, advocates and program implementers.

Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, more than doubled its immunization budget from 2010-2012 and that budget continues to grow.

While major gains have been made in the fight against neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), the Latin American and Caribbean region’s most poor and marginalized populations still suffer from the pain, disability and social exclusion associated with NTDs — diseases which have been successfully cont

This blog was originally posed on the Dengue Vaccine Initiative website
 
This year’s Americas Dengue Prevention Board (DPB)

In a new editorial published in PLOS NTDs, “The NTDs and Vaccine Diplomacy in Latin America: Opportunities for United States Foreign Policy,” Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) President Dr.

By: Jonas Mbwangue, Senior Program Officer, Sabin Vaccine Institute Sustainable Immunization Program

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