BIO 2009

[ May 18-21, 2009 ]
Atlanta, USA
DNDi and iOWH hoeld panel sessions at BIO 2009.

DNDi calls on G8 leaders to increase their commitment to neglected tropical diseases

[ Geneva – June 30, 2008 ]
Immediately following the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) Stakeholders’ Meeting on June 26, 2008, and in advance of the upcoming 2008 G8 Summit in Japan, DNDi released a statement endorsed by World Health Organization (WHO) urging the G8 governments to support both control programs and research & development (R&D) initiatives for neglected tropical diseases.

DNDi statement endorsed by the WHO

[June, 2008]
In June 2008, before the G8 Summit in Japan, DNDi released a statement endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO) urging the G8 governments to support both, control programmes and R&D initiatives for NTDs.

Research Appeal

[October 23, 2006]
On 23 October, 2006, the Chair of the Board, the Executive Director and partners of Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), sent an open letter, which relates to the landmark World Health Organization (WHO) R&D Resolution 59.24, to all candidates for the WHO Director-General position.

Waking Up Governments for Research on Neglected Diseases

[Geneva – May 16, 2006 ]
The R&D Appeal launched in June 2005 by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), its founding partners, Oxfam, and the BIOS initiative, urges governments to take greater leadership in R&D on neglected diseases.