Improve scientific knowledge of the developing world and discover new medicines...

Four out of five cutting-edge R&D projects seeking to develop cures for patients with neglected conditions are health partnerships. These partnerships are typically long-term, resource intensive ventures focused on new medicines and vaccines for TB, malaria, HIV/AIDS, NCDs and other diseases. Beyond R&D activities, partnerships also improve knowledge of how diseases are and can be prevented and managed.

  • Not neglecting NTDs
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    WHO focuses on 17 neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) that kill or disable millions of people ...

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  • Turning the tide in the rise of Non-Communicable Diseases
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    NCDs are the leading causes of illness and death worldwide but the greatest burden occurs ...

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  • Innovating to overcome 3 major global public health threats
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    HIV/AIDS, malaria and TB have been the focus of the health related Millennium Development Goals ...

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