News

The Fifth Progress Report of the London Declaration is out!

15
Dec

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

21
Nov

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

29
Sep

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?

09
Jun
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

01
Jun

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

17
May

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

Damien Foundation is recruiting a Director of Projects

11
May

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 its team and to meet the challenges ahead.  

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Save the Date: NNN Meeting 28-30th September

28
Apr

Following the “record breaking” success of the NTD Summit in Geneva where we all had the opportunity to reaffirm our commitment to creating a world free of NTDs we are delighted to announce this year’s meeting of the Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) NGO Network (NNN). The... Read more

NNN statement to 2nd Global Partners Meeting on NTDs

18
Apr

The NTDs were not formally part of the MDGs. Now, with inclusion in the SDGs, how does inclusion of NTDs in SDG framework affect the work of the NGDOs?

The MGDs were transformative. However they were defined and monitored in a siloed way... Read more

Marshall Islands free of lymphatic filariasis

05
Apr

The WHO congratulated the Republic of the Marshall Islands on 30 March 2017 for eliminating lymphatic filariasis, also known as elephantiasis, as a public health problem. 

Lympathic filariasis is a mosquit-borne disease that damages the lymphatic system, leading to severe... Read more

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