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Five years ago in London, WHO, pharmaceutical companies, donors, endemic countries and non-government organizations gathered to commit to the London Declaration on NTDs.This week, share original content from this diverse partnership working to combat NTDs around the world.

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Media Coverage & Opinion Pieces

Check out and share recent articles on the London Declaration and global effort to #BeatNTDs.


A lot can happen in 5 years! @FightingMalaria on 5 moments in the fight to #beatNTDs since the #LondonDeclaration


Can You Spot The Real #NTD From A Game Of Thrones Disease? @Maisie_Williams @EmiliaClarkeTM @IAMLenaHeadey


Excited to see @UKHouseofLords member @LPNorthover give a shout out to the London Declaration on #NTDs!


@CEbikeme discusses how #NTDs cut across issues: poverty, equity, #WASH, nutrition, #climatechange @Medium #beatntds


@DeutscheWelle reports on challenges to eliminate schistosomiasis in Kenya. Let's #beatNTDs



Inspiring to have @Pontifex and other religious leaders as advocates to #beatNTDs @sabinvaccine @TheENDFund


Fewer people than ever are suffering from #NTDs thanks to dedicated global partners like the @WBG_Health #beatNTDs


Incredible story of a community advocate who fights stigma against leprosy in Dakar @SpeakUpAfrica1 #beatNTDs


New data and mapping tools can help #beatNTDs around the world. Here's how: @NTDResearch #DataSavesLives


Could #vaccines be the future of the fight to #beatNTDs? @sabinvaccine shares their take:


The London Declaration started a change in thinking” says @Sightsavers Simon Bush #NTDs #beatNTDs


@DrJulieJ highlights what it takes to #beatNTDs in her interview with @linordmoudou on @VOA Health Chat


In northern Nigeria, community leaders play a crucial role distributing drugs to #beatNTDs. @guardian



PATH, Clarus and @theGHIF announce innovative $25M financing to fight #hookworm #beatNTDs


Great summary of progress against NTDs and the road ahead from expert David Molyneux @LSTMnews #beatNTDs


Too many people still suffer from preventable diseases like leprosy. @NovartisFDN shares their stories: #beatNTDs


Great new @FT piece by @AJack on the impact of #pharma commitment to #BeatNTDs



Leprosy is an ancient disease, but still present in much of the world. See what it looks like in Ghana today: #beatNTDs


@SueDHellman says on recent gains to #beatNTDs: “today, the landscape is dramatically different”@statnews



@AbbVie shares why it’s dedicated to working with partners to #BeatNTDs


5 yrs since London Declaration on #NTDs, @FightingMalaria shares 5 successes against these diseases #BeatNTDs  


 Progress against NTDs is one of the many things to be excited about in 2017, says @NickKristof @nytimes:  #beatNTDs



Every $ invested" must deliver the “greatest social return.” Why @alwaleed_philan joined the fight to #beatNTDs:



Excited about @alwaleed_philan new commitment to neglected tropical diseases! Partnership = key to #beatNTDs



Great piece in @VOANews: Why Pres. Carter is working to end Guinea worm & #beatNTDs @CarterCenter



@AIMNTDs partner @AmericanLeprosy CEO Simmons shares how new tools help #beatNTDs, strengthen #healthsystems


Want to end preventable diseases that disable & disfigure +1 bn people? @HuffingtonPost Project Zero #beatNTDs


Learn how high-quality trachoma surgery across Africa is changing lives & eliminating a terrible disease. #beatNTDs


Partners around the world are hosting NTD events throughout the anniversary week – check them out below!


29 January 2017

World Leprosy Day
World Leprosy Day is 29 January. We encourage you to help raise awareness about leprosy via social media using the hashtag #WLD2017.



31 January 2017

London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research: Identifying Priorities & Filling the Gaps- What’s Next For NTD Research? 
Join the London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research (LCNTDR) for an evening of research presentations and discussion aimed at identifying priorities for the future of neglected tropical disease (NTD) research, as well as a commemoration of the 5th anniversary of the London Declaration on NTDs.


FEB 3, 2017

Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Peter Hotez
Two END7 student supporters will interview NTD expert Dr. Peter Hotez on Facebook Live via the END7 Facebook page on Friday, February 3 at 12:00 PM EST.