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12 Oct 2020
Summary of global update on implementation of preventive chemotherapy against neglected tropical diseases in 2019
WHO Weekly Epidemiological Record, 25 September 2020, vol. 95, 39 (pp. 461–476)
10 Oct 2020
NNN 2020 Conference Recordings
Did you miss the NNN 2020 Conference? Were you unable to attend a workshop? You can watch the recordings of plenaries, workshops and rapid fire presentations here.
7 October 2020
COR NTD - GSA Elimination of Schistosomiasis as a Public Health Problem
In this GSA-COR NTD pre-meeting video, NTD programmes in Ethiopia, Malawi and Tanzania to share evidence on achieving elimination as a public health problem (EPHP) for schistosomiasis and what their current intervention decisions are when the target has been achieved. The session discusses from a programme perspective, what the main facilitators and barriers are to EPHP intervention decisions.
06 Oct 2020
COR NTD Integrated strategies for hotspots: beyond ecology and towards cross-cutting programmatic challenges
The recording of COR NTD – STH Coalition and GSA pre-meeting session: Integrated strategies for hotspots: beyond ecology and towards cross-cutting programmatic challenges
02 Oct 2020
The Economist Intelligence Unit Report: Reducing the burden of parasitic worms in sub-Saharan Africa
The report examines the burden of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis and strategies for their control in Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, and Zimbabwe, and estimates the potential economic gains of meeting the WHO’s elimination goals for these diseases in each country.
28 Sep 2020
Predicted Impact of COVID-19 on Neglected Tropical Disease Programs and the Opportunity for Innovation
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many key neglected tropical disease (NTD) activities have been postponed. This hindrance comes at a time when the NTDs are progressing towards their ambitious goals for 2030. Mathematical modelling on several NTDs, namely gambiense sleeping sickness, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiases (STH), trachoma, and visceral leishmaniasis, shows that the impact of this disruption will vary across the diseases.
24 Sep 2020
TDR interactive intersectional gender analysis toolkit for infectious disease.
This toolkit aims to strengthen the capacity of researchers working on infectious diseases of poverty by incorporating an intersectional gender approach.
23 September 2020
Launch of the The FGS Accelerated Scale Together (FAST) package
Audio recording and slides from the launch of the FAST (FGS Accelerated Scale Together) Package.
18 Sep 2020
GSA-COR NTD: Approaching schistosomiasis elimination: from mass treatment to targeted interventions.
In this GSA-COR NTD pre-meeting video, schistosomiasis experts discuss the existing and novel tools and strategies needed on the last mile towards interrupting transmission.
10 Sep 2020
Recommendations for Safely Restarting MDA for NTDs in Settings with Heightened Risk of COVID-19 Community Transmission
The following are recommendations and best practices to consider when developing plans for safely restarting mass drug administration (MDA) campaigns in the context of COVID-19. This document is meant to supplement WHO’s guidance note entitled, Considerations for implementing mass treatment, active case-finding and population-based surveys for neglected tropical diseases in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic,1 released on 27 July, 2020.