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Uniting to Combat NTDs launches the 3rd Progress Report of the London Declaration on NTDs: A Photo Gallery

Natural History Museum 25 June 2015

Pre-launch coffee in Hintze Hall, Natural History Museum

Pre-launch coffee in Hintze Hall, Natural History Museum

 

Launch of the 3rd Progress Report of the London Declaration on NTDs

Launch of the 3rd Progress Report of the London Declaration on NTDs

 

Aryc Mosher and Julie Jacobson of the Uniting to Combat NTDs Stakeholders’ Working Group

Aryc Mosher and Julie Jacobson of the Uniting to Combat NTDs Stakeholders’ Working Group

 

Emily Wainwright- NTD Team Leader, USAID

Emily Wainwright- NTD Team Leader, USAID

 

Simon Bush (Sightsavers), Adrian Hopkins (Taskforce for Global Health), Aryc Mosher (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)

Simon Bush (Sightsavers), Adrian Hopkins (Taskforce for Global Health), Aryc Mosher (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)

 

Andy Wright- Vice President, Global Health Programmes, GlaxoSmithKline

Andy Wright- Vice President, Global Health Programmes, GlaxoSmithKline

 

Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho- Assistant Director General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organisation (WHO)

Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho- Assistant Director General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organisation (WHO)

 

Launch of the 3rd Progress Report of the London Declaration on NTDs

Launch of the 3rd Progress Report of the London Declaration on NTDs

 

Dr Caroline Harper- CEO of Sightsavers with Andrew Cooper- The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust

Dr Caroline Harper- CEO of Sightsavers with Andrew Cooper- The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust

 

Sir Michael Dixon- Museum Director of NHM, with Dr Tim Littlewood- Head of Life Sciences Department, NHM

Sir Michael Dixon- Museum Director of Natural History Museum, with Justin Morris- Director of Public Engagement, Natural History Museum

 

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint- Chair of the Board of Trustees, Natural History Museum

Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint- Chair of the Board of Trustees, Natural History Museum

 

Robert Miyashiro - Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Robert Miyashiro - Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

 

Roy Anderson- London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research

Roy Anderson- London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research

 

Roy Anderson- London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research

Joe Cerrell (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation), Thoko Pooley (Uniting to Combat NTDs), Jon Snow (Channel 4 News), Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho (World Health Organisation)

 

Lord Green Hurstpierpoint- Chair of the Board of Trustees, Natural History Museum

Lord Green Hurstpierpoint- Chair of the Board of Trustees, Natural History Museum

 

Sir Michael Dixon- Museum Director, Natural History Museum

Sir Michael Dixon- Museum Director, Natural History Museum

 

Dr Julie Jacobson- Chair of the Stakeholders’ Working Group, Uniting to Combat NTDs, introducing the beneficiaries of NTD programmes interviewed on film for the event.

Dr Julie Jacobson- Chair of the Stakeholders’ Working Group, Uniting to Combat NTDs, introducing the beneficiaries of NTD programmes interviewed on film for the event.

 

Dr Julie Jacobson- Chair of the Stakeholders’ Working Group of Uniting to Combat NTDs

Dr Julie Jacobson- Chair of the Stakeholders’ Working Group of Uniting to Combat NTDs

 

Jon Snow- Channel 4 News moderates the event.

Jon Snow- Channel 4 News moderates the event.

 

Rt. Hon Desmond Swayne- Minister of State for International Development, United Kingdom, speaking from the point of view of governments in the fight against NTDs.

Rt. Hon Desmond Swayne- Minister of State for International Development, United Kingdom, speaking from the point of view of governments in the fight against NTDs.

 

Andy Wright- GlaxoSmithKline, speaking on behalf of the pharmaceutical industry, an important partner in the fight against NTDs.

Andy Wright- GlaxoSmithKline, speaking on behalf of the pharmaceutical industry, an important partner in the fight against NTDs.

 

Dr Lisa Rotondo- Director of ENVISION at RTI and Vice-Chair of the NTD NDGO Network, speaking from the role of the NDGO community in the fight against NTDs.

Dr Lisa Rotondo- Director of ENVISION at RTI and Vice-Chair of the NTD NDGO Network, speaking from the role of the NDGO community in the fight against NTDs.

 

Dr Joe Cerrell- the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, speaking on behalf of the donors in the fight against NTDs.

Dr Joe Cerrell- the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, speaking on behalf of the donors in the fight against NTDs.

 

Jon Snow, Joe Cerrell and Lisa Rotondo discussing the NTD Scorecard published in the Progress Report.

Jon Snow, Joe Cerrell and Lisa Rotondo discussing the NTD Scorecard published in the Progress Report.

 

The panel of speakers representing the different stakeholders in the fight against NTDs.

The panel of speakers representing the different stakeholders in the fight against NTDs. From left: Dr Lisa Rotondo (Vice-Chair of the NTD NDGO Network), Joe Cerrell (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation), Jon Snow (Moderator- Channel 4 News), Andy Wright (GlaxoSmithKline), Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho (World Health Organisation), Rt. Hon. Desmond Swayne (UK Department for International Development).

 

Dr Dirk Engels- Director of the Department for the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases at the WHO

Dr Dirk Engels- Director of the Department for the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases at the WHO

 

Dr Lorenzo Savioli- Global Schistosomiasis Alliance

Dr Lorenzo Savioli- Global Schistosomiasis Alliance

 

Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho - Assistant Director General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, WHO, is representing the WHO’s involvement in the fight against NTDs.

Dr Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho - Assistant Director General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, WHO, is representing the WHO’s involvement in the fight against NTDs.

 

Delna Ghandhi- Closing remarks on behalf of the UK Department for International Development.

Delna Ghandhi- Closing remarks on behalf of the UK Department for International Development.

 

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