The WHO's 13th General Programme of Work (GPW13) approved by the seventy-first World Health Assembly (WHA).
The WHO NTD department Update on the global status of implementation of preventive chemotherapy (PC) for schistosomiasis and other PC NTDs.
THe WHO and NNN step-by-step practical document and toolkit to cross-sectoral collaborative work for WASH and NTD agencies, departments and practicioners.
The World Health Organization (WHO) NTD department have released an update on the global status of schistosomiasis treatments for 2017. The news is very encouraging!
The WHO launched the new step-by-step guide and practical toolkit to implement Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) interventions for the sustainable control and elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs).
The latest WHO data on treatment for schistosomiasis (bilharzia) and soil-transmitted helminthiases (intestinal worms) show encouraging trends towards the WHO NTD Roadmap goals.
Dr Mwelecele Ntuli Malecela has been appointed as the new Director of the WHO Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases.