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Series “For As Long As It’s Needed” Video 1: About the Disease

First in a series of five documentary videos exploring the history and impact of the Mectizan Donation Program.

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Series “For As Long As It’s Needed” Video 2: Discovering a Cure

Second in a series of five documentary videos exploring the history and impact of the Mectizan Donation Program.

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Series “For As Long As It’s Needed” Video 3: Merck’s Pledge

Third in a series of five documentary videos exploring the history and impact of the Mectizan Donation Program.

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Series “For As Long As It’s Needed” Video 4: Community Approach

Fourth in a series of five documentary videos exploring the history and impact of the Mectizan Donation Program.

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Series “For As Long As It’s Needed” Video 5: Current Statistics

Fifth and final in a series of five documentary videos exploring the history and impact of the Mectizan Donation Program.

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Introducing the NTD index on the ALMA Scorecard for Accountability and Action at the African Union

At the African Union summit in January 2018, Uniting to Combat NTDs presented African leaders with a new NTD index and bespoke country profiles for African countries to show progress against the five NTDs amenable to preventive chemotherapy.

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Professor Stephen Hawking delivers keynote speech on NTDs

In his speech, Professor Hawking highlighted the work and legacy of his father, Dr Frank Hawking who, in the 1950s, was one of the first people to conduct research into and develop treatment for an NTD known as lymphatic filariasis (LF).

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MDP Anniversary Event: reuniting key players Carter, Foege, Vagelos

In October 2012, The Mectizan Donation Program celebrated its 25th anniversary with NGDO Partner The Carter Center at The Carter Center in Atlanta.

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ENVISION WEBINAR: Using the NTD IEC Social Mobilization Toolkit (English and French versions)

This webinar (English and French versions) provides an overview of the new IEC & Social Mobilization NTD Tool Kit (link is external), which leads users through a step-by-step process to systematically review, revise, develop and adapt current IEC materials and social mobilization approaches towards stronger, evidence-based practices in support of positive behavior change for MDA programs in the control of NTDs.

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ENVISION WEBINAR Managing AEs and SAEs for NTDs_AUDIO FRANCAIS

Le webinaire fournit un résumé des principales étapes de la gestion de lES événements indésirables graves, y compris répondre aux besoins des patients et de la communauté, déterminer si un événement doit être considéré et des événements indésirables graves, déclarer les SAE, enquêter pour déterminer la causalité et corriger le problème pour assurer le succès futur de MDA programmes.