NTDs: Driving progress towards UHC

Live stream

Where and when

  • Location: Peony room, Tokyo Prince Hotel (11th floor)
  • Time and date: 9.30am to 12pm on Friday 15 December 2017

Please join us at our official side event of the UHC Forum where we will showcase how neglected tropical disease programmes can be a gateway for UHC as we launch the 5th report of the London Declaration on NTDs and the Japanese Network on Neglected Tropical Diseases.


We have a great line up of speakers at the side event, including:

  • Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Director-General, World Health Organization)
  • Mr. Haruo Naito (CEO, Eisai Co., Ltd.)
  • Mr. Mark Suzman (Chief Strategy Officer and President, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
  • Prof. Shigeru Kohno (President, Nagasaki University)
  • Dr Yasuhiro Suzuki (Chief Medical & Global Health Officer and Vice-Minister for Health – Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan)
  • Dr. Tim Evans (Senior Director, World Bank Group)
  • Prof. Keizo Takemi (Member of the House of Councillors, Japan)
  • Ms. Kelly Saldana (Director, Office of Health Systems, USAID)
  • His Excellency Bahar Idriss Abu Garda (Federal Minister of Health, Republic of Sudan)
Uniting to Combat NTDs, Nagasaki University, St Luke's International University, DNDi Japan