Handover of the C7 Communiqué to the German Chancellor Olaf Scholz
Berlin, 12 May 2022 - The official document with political positions and priorities of international civil society was handed over to Chancellor Olaf Scholz. Peter Wiesner/Aktionsbündnis gegen AIDS, representing the Working Group Global Health, presented recommendations on which various members of the DNTDs and the Coordination Office had worked. Civil society organisations from over 40 countries participated in the process in five working groups to formulate their recommendations to this year's German G7 Presidency. In the document on Global Health, a demand to combat neglected tropical diseases and communicable and non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is outlined: Increase investment in poverty-related and neglected tropical diseases, non-communicable diseases and diseases of ageing!