NTD Partners Message at WHO/AFRO ESPEN


Yaobi Zhang, NTD expert and NNN ExCo member, attended the WHO/AFRO Expanded Special Project for Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (ESPEN)'s PC-NTD Program Managers meeting, 17-19 July Kigali, Rwanda. The theme is Reaching Everywhere – Towards 2020.... Read more

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-affected by leprosy & other Neglected... Read more

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 communities. Despite their prevalence, they get little attention or coverage.

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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 Network (NNN) we want to thank the ESPEN for inviting us... Read more

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... Read more

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 in influence and reach, and is pleased to announce... Read more

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 of cross-sector collaboration in ending the Tropical Neglected Diseases that... Read more

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 issues. Sometimes they help us think about what might be missing or what needs to be... Read more

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 agenda. This will ensure that we are addressing the issues... Read more

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... Read more