Access to safe, clean water reduces the risk of schistosomiasis
Multisectoral Approach for the Prevention and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases: A conceptual framework. The document presents a conceptual framework covering the essential elements of successful multisectoral collaborations, which is based on systematic reviews of evidence from programmes for the prevention and control of VBDs.
The WHO and UNICEF have issued a joint report and iterim guidance on Community-based health care, including outreach and campaigns,in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first meeting of the Diagnostic Technical Advisory Group (DTAG), an advisory group to the WHO Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, was held at the Inter-Parliamentary Union in Geneva, Switzerland, on 30–31 October 2019.
Maintaining essential health services: operational guidance for the COVID-19 context recommends practical actions that countries can take at national, subregional and local levels to reorganize and safely maintain access to high-quality, essential health services in the pandemic context
Check out the schistosomiasis dedicated webpage by the World Health Organization.
Starting with the inaugural webinar on the 17th of June on the new road map, COVID-19 and the road to recovery, the WHO has launched a series of NTD themed webinars.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is collaborating with the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) to assess the merits and use of CURE-ID1, a web-based application that could help clinicians share their experiences in managing difficult-to-treat infectious diseases.
The WHO and UNICEF have issued a joint report and iterim guidance on Community-based health care, including outreach and campaigns,in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. This updates the previous interim guidance for NTD programmes issued on the 02 April 2020.
COVID-19: WHO issues interim guidance for implementation of NTD programmes.
WHO webinar on sustainability and resilient health systems: how the road map will contribute to sustainable and resilient health systems.
This meeting convenes stakeholders to discuss measures to mitigate (now) or recover from (during the post-pandemic transition) the setbacks caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and associated restrictions.
WHO is organizing a webinar to discuss the new NTD road map and the impact of the pandemic on global NTD programmes.
Seventy-third World Health Assembly