“Towards Ending the Neglect?” DNDi releases update on its Paediatric HIV Programme

[July 2016]
As the International AIDS Conference kicks off in Durban, the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) has released an update on its efforts to develop optimal child-adapted antiretroviral formulations. This document details some recent progress towards its final goal of developing ‘4-in-1’ fixed-dose combinations using the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended treat­ment regimen for infants and young chil­dren. DNDi’s update also discusses some promising developments for treatment for children living with both HIV and tuberculosis (TB).

Grandes Tueuses: une série documentaire pour décrypter les enjeux majeurs de santé publique à l’échelle mondiale

[Paris, France – Le 06 juillet 2016]

La Fondation Mérieux, l’Inserm, l’Institut Pasteur, Réseau CANOPE, MSF, Universcience, le DNDi… Les principaux acteurs français de la lutte contre les maladies infectieuses présentent la série et le webdocumentaire Grandes Tueuses, disponibles en ligne dès maintenant. Conçues comme un outil de sensibilisation pour le grand public et les acteurs de terrain, les 70 vidéos décrivent 14 grandes problématiques de santé publique et sont en open data, en libre accès et libre utilisation. En complément, le webdocumentaire est présenté sur le site d’Allô Docteurs.

EDCTP Forum

European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership

November 6-9, 2016
Lusaka, Zambia
DNDi participated in the event.

The 7th APS International PharmSci 2016

Pharmaceutical Sciences: Improving World Health

September 5-7, 2016
Glasgow, Scotland
Steve Robinson, Head of Pharmaceutical Development at DNDi, presented on neglected diseases.

AIDS 2016

21st International AIDS Conference

July 18-22, 2016
Durban, South Africa
DNDi, CHAI, UNITAID, and NEPHAK held an AIDS 2016 Satellite Session to share practical and programmatic experience developing and introducing new paediatric ARV formulations.

DNDi Innovation & Access – Partners’ Meeting 2016

June 6-8, 2016
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
DNDi Latin America organized a series of events with conferences, discussions and meetings. International scientists, product developers, policy-makers, and civil society organizations, participated in the events in order to do the best science for the most neglected.

Global health R&D: What’s at stake during the 69th WHA?

GHTC Panel Discussion

May 23, 2016
Geneva, Switzerland

A lunchtime panel discussion and webinar hosted by the Global Health Technologies Coalition and the Geneva Centre for Security Policy. Bernard Pécoul, Executive Director, DNDi spoke at the event.