The first workshop on an integrated and comprehensive health care approach for women’s health was held in Gabon in January, and focused on the interlink of management for FGS, cervical cancer, caeserean section.
The GSA Executive Team is looking for individuals interested in becoming a GSA Ambassador in their country. The aim is to strengthen communication between the GSA and schistosomiasis programmes in endemic countries.
WHO consultation for a Sustainability Framework in support of the NTD road map 2021–2030.
The pediatric praziqauntel formulation developed by Merck KGaA in partnership with the Pediatric Praziqauntel Consortium, is being tested in stage III clinical trials in Kenya.
The Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO) has launched a platform to collect existing individual patient data for schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth medication.
ESPEN trains countries on a new tool to optimize MDA implementation for schistosomiasis in the African region.
New Bill and Meldina Gates Foundation Grand Challenges for Exploration call for proposals on innovative solutions for campaign effectiveness.
A new UK aid package will help protect 200 million people worldwide from 5 NTDs in 25 of the world’s poorest countries.
The Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI) has now become an independent charitable foundation!
Evidence Action announce their new 5 year strategy! Find our more here!!
Wormzilla brought the #Makingschistory campaign to Liverpool for the ECTMIH and the NNN. NNN launched a litte social media photo competition for the most tweeted wormzilla #makingschistory tweet. And the winning photo went to..
Find the schistosomiasis related talks and sessions at ECTMIH
The Expanded Special Project for Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (ESPEN) call for young or mid-career schistosomiasis experts to join their roster of experts.
THe WHO together with the NTD NGO Network (NNN) launched an interactive online version of their "WASH and Health working together" toolkit. Find out more about this detailed, practice-based resource to #beatNTDs
New grant call for proposals for both operational and social science research on ‘’Emerging Challenges facing NTD program implementation in Africa".
Keystone Symposia are offering scholarships for the conference Helminths: New Insights from Immunity to Global Health