NTD Summit 2017

19 to 22 April 2017 | Geneva, Switzerland

2017 marks the 5th anniversary of the World Health Organization's roadmap on NTDs and the London Declaration. To celebrate this milestone, Uniting to Combat NTDs, the World Health Organization and the NTD community are hosting the NTD Summit in Geneva, Switzerland in April 2017.

We'll celebrate the community's achievements over the past 5 years and plan for the future as we aim to control, eliminate and eradicate 10 neglected tropical diseases. The summit will include technical discussions with our partners to define a clear path towards the 2020 goals and beyond.


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Overview of the summit

Wednesday, 19 April (daytime): Second Global Partners’ Meeting on Neglected Tropical Diseases
This event is being hosted by the World Health Organization at their headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Invitations for this event are being sent by the WHO.

Wednesday, 19 April (evening): Evening reception and dinner hosted by Uniting to Combat NTDs
The reception will celebrate the tremendous progress that has been made in combatting NTDs since the signing of the London Declaration and the WHO roadmap on NTDs and honour the contribution of women in the delivery of NTD programmes.

Thursday, 20 April to Saturday, 22 April: NTD community meetings
These partner meetings will involve technical discussions to define a clear path towards the 2020 NTD goals and beyond.

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