The fight for #trachoma elimination was built on close cooperation, efficient spending, and a relentless quest for effectiveness. Could lessons learned from 20 years of cross-sector partnerships become mainstream?
"The task ahead is huge. When I listen to your passion & drive, I feel nothing but hope & profound respect. We're looking for you to guide us & light the fire under us, so you can be the generation that #BeatNTDs." @mwelentuli addressing the #Youth during @WHO's webinar
Policymakers should invest more in building the capacity of youths with regard to neglected tropical diseases.
@WHO 's webinar on youth & #NeglectedTropicalDiseases right
#NTDroadmap2030 #BuildBackBetter #NotoNTDs #BeatNTDs
"We're now organized into a coalition with CSOs from Senegal, Niger & Guinea, to strengthen our impact & in order to put an end to Neglected Tropical Diseases (#NTDs) in #Africa." Dame Ndiaye, President of the #NotoNTDs Civil Society Network during @WHO's webinar on youth & NTDs
"Music is the perfect tool for social change" @Mimi_Mvrs11's message during @WHO's webinar on youth & #NeglectedTropicalDiseases right after @DrTedros's opening message "health is not a luxury item, it is a central tool for development".
"The new @WHO #NTDRoadmap is more relevant because of its strong ties to Universal Health Coverage (#UHC) and communities. The same volunteers trained to #beatNTDs have been trained to convey #COVID19 preventive messages." @mwelentuli
"We understand that there will be fewer resources in the future – and much more work to do." Read @mwelentuli's opinion "Why we need to the Neglected Tropical Diseases (#NTDs) 2030 Road Map now, more than ever" here 📰: https://t.co/coq6Hn5lrv
Governments & actors of the fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases (#NTDs): the Civil Society Organization #NoToNTDs Network signed a Declaration 📜 to ensure that NTDs are not overlooked during the #Covid19 pandemic. Read it here: https://t.co/HTRtJoQnMz
Thanks to #COVID19, social distancing is becoming a vital trend these days and unfortunately Adzo Kouwonou, whom suffers from #elephantiasis, knows a lot about this. Read why here: https://t.co/8VLJ25eCnV