Best Science for the most neglected: Where do we stand 10 years on?

[December 4 – 5, 2013]
DNDi Ten Year Anniversary Event
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
After Malaysia, New York and Nairobi, DNDi, Institut Pasteur and MSF organized a scientific event in Paris, which gathered key actors in the field of research and development for neglected diseases, including international scientists, product developers, policy-makers, and civil society organizations.

Rockefeller Foundation’s Next Century Innovators Awards Ceremony

[December 3, 2013]
Innovation Forum
New York, USA
In 2013, The Rockefeller Foundation asked the global community to nominate organizations and individuals who are making a difference for poor and vulnerable populations through innovation. From those nominations—and the votes of individuals around the world—the Rockefeller Foundation selected three winners including DNDi.

First Biennial Scientific Conference on Medicines Regulation in Africa

[December 2 – December 3, 2013]
Building Partnerships for Sustainable Capacity Development in Medicines Regulation in Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa
The NEPAD Agency in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the organisational support of US-Food and Drugs Administration (USFDA) and the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) hosted the First Biennial Scientific Conference on Medicines Regulation in Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa.

ASTMH 2013

[November 13 – 17, 2013]
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 62nd Annual Meeting
Washington DC, United States
DNDi co-sponsored a side event on R&D for Chagas disease, presented two posters and was involved in one symposium.

6th MIM Pan-African Malaria Conference

[October 6-11, 2013]
Moving towards malaria elimination: Investing in research and control
The International Convention Centre, Durban, South Africa
The MIM conference is the largest gathering of the malaria community and therefore provides the ideal opportunity to showcase novel findings, innovations and ground breaking research. DNDi participated in two symposia.

8th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health

[September 10 – September 13, 2013]
Copenhagen, Denmark
The congress endeavored to look with critical eyes on current achievements in international health with focus on the link between scientific knowledge and practice, as well as creating a forum for interaction with colleagues around the globe and develop ideas for future research.

International AIDS Society Conference 2013

[June 30 – July 3, 2013]
7th International AIDS Society (IAS) Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The world’s largest open scientific conference on HIV/AIDS was held Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. DNDi co-hosted a session on closing the treatment gap for children living with HIV.

A Decade of R&D for Neglected Diseases in Africa

[June 4-5, 2013]
Endemic Country Research and Development for Patient Access
Nairobi, Kenya
On the occasion of DNDi’s 10th anniversary, DNDi and founding partner KEMRI brought together key African decision-makers and public health actors for this special event to explore the challenges and opportunities for research & development for neglected diseases in Africa – past and future!

GHIT 2013

[May 24, 2013]
Innovative Financing for Global Health R&D
Geneva, Switzerland
Global Health Experts Comment on Japan’s First Public-Private Partnership to Advance Global Health R&D

World Leish 5

[May 13-17, 2013]
Porto de Galinhas, Pernambuco, Brazil
The Fifth World Leishmaniasis Congress was organized by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, the Brazilian Society of Tropical Medicine, the Brazilian Society of Protozoology, and the Brazilian Society of Parasitology.

Swiss Malaria Group

[February 15 – March 24, 2013]
Malaria: The BIG Picture
Switzerland
Have you got a photo that can tell a story about malaria?

Chagas Week Cochabamba

[April 15-19, 2013]
Cochabamba, Bolivia
COHEMI Symposium on NTDs and Migration/International Symposium on Chagas Disease/Chagas Disease Clinical Research Platform Meeting.