The scope of the NNN DMDI WG is very broad and multi-sector, encompassing health, labour, education, agriculture, WASH, social welfare and human rights.
The NNN WASH WG has been established to achieve the following objectives:
1. To advocate to policy makers, planners and funding partners, the importance and impact of WASH on NTD outcomes.
2. To provide technical guidance and support to the NNN on WASH practices, effective WASH... Read more
This Group comprises of NNN members with an interest in learning about and advocating for an increased use of integrated vector control in the global fight against NTDs.
This Group comprises of NNN members with an interest in learning and advocating on skin related NTDs as a guide to fighting NTDs.
This Cross Cutting Group comprises of NNN members with an interest in learning and advocating on the challenges presented for NTD control and elimination activities presented by conflict and emergency situations as a guide to fighting NTDs.
This Cross Cutting Group comprises of NNN members with an interest in learning and advocating on promoting sustainability in our work fighting NTDs.
This group provides strategic guidance to the NNN Executive Committee (ExCo) on policy influencing, advocacy and external communications. It facilitates engagement with the wider NTD community in the creation of policy positions and influencing work. The group leads on external influencing... Read more
There are 17 neglected tropical diseases, many of which have connections to WASH. This manual focuses on only those with the strongest links to WASH. For more information about the connections between WASH and all 17 NTDs, look at Table 1 of the document “... Read more
Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) are a crucial but all too often underplayed part of the prevention and control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs). Diseases including Trachoma, Soil-Transmitted Helminthes (STH) and Schistosomiasis all demand practical WASH interventions so that their... Read more