News & Events

Keep up to date with our latest news and upcoming events.

News

08
Jun

NNN pre-conference session: Pathways to well-being for people affected by leprosy and NTDs

  The Leprosy Mission International, The Leprosy Mission Ethiopia and the Ethiopian National Association of Persons affected by Leprosy are co-hosting a forum Pathways to well-being for people-...
01
Jun

Submit your photos to the Beat NTDs photo contest

Neglected Tropical Disease (NTDs) are a group of treatable and preventable diseases that continue to affect over 1.5 billion of the world's most impoverished, marginalised people living in remote...
18
May

NGOs and the ESPEN partnership

Statement from the Representatives of the Neglected Tropical Disease NGO Network (NNN) at the ESPEN Steering Committee Meeting 16-17th May 2018, Geneva On behalf of the Neglected Tropical Disease NGO...
15
Dec

The Fifth Progress Report of the London Declaration is out!

Uniting to Combat NTDs have released the fifth annual progress report of the London Declaration on NTDs: Reaching a Billion: Ending Neglected Tropical Diseases: A gateway to Universal Health Coverage...
21
Nov

NNN membership expansion and cross-cutting working groups

Current Vice-Chair of the NNN, Gail Davey, shares some important developments on the network’s composition and approach to collaborative working The Neglected Tropical Disease NGO Network is growing...
29
Sep

8th annual NNN conference focuses on need for collaborative action to end NTDs

The 8th NTD NGO Network summit was opened at the King Fahd Palace Hotel, Dakar, Senegal, yesterday (28 Sept) as up to 300 participants from 100 organisations and 49 countries discussed the importance...
09
Jun

How do the BEST framework and the Triple Zero strategy align?

The BEST framework informs practice across NTDs. How does the Triple Zero framework used by leprosy NGOs align? Frameworks can be useful tools to help us understand, plan and evaluate tasks and...
01
Jun

Workshop Proposal Submissions & Travel Awards

Workshop Proposal Submission We are very committed to making NNN as participatory and action focused as possible and to do this we would like to ask you for your input into the development of the...
17
May

NNN Summit 2017 - Register now

Registrations for the 2017 NNN Summit in Dakar, Senegal are now open.  The 8th Annual NTD NGDO Network Meeting is hosted by Helen Keller International and is supported by the Schistosomiasis Control...
11
May

Damien Foundation is recruiting a Director of Projects

Damien Foundation, an association specialized in the fight against leprosy and tuberculosis, is currently looking for a Director of Project Department for its headquarters in Brussels to strengthen...

Upcoming Events

01
Jul

UK to host disability summit in July 2018

The Secretary of State for International Development, Penny Mordaunt MP, that the UK government will hold a global disability summit in July 2018.NNN member Sightsavers has welcomed the...
24
Sep

NNN 2018 annual conference - save the date!

We are delighted to announce the dates for the 9th NNN annual conference.Monday 24 - Wednesday 26 September 2018The conference will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.More details here.