Activities of the DNTDs

Berlin, January 23, 2015. In a letter to public, business and social policymakers, the German network warned to lose sight of the neglected tropical diseases (DNTDs) by concentrating on Ebola. This kind of narrow focus will not meet the health care needs in the affected countries.

Berlin, December 18, 2014. The position was sent to the German Chancellor and the Sherpa of the German Chancellor for the G7 process, the Federal Ministers at the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), at the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), at the Federal Ministry of Health (BMG), the chairs of the Bundestag commissions on the Committee for Economic Cooperation and Development (AWZ), for Education, Research and Technology Assessment, the Budget, Health and Foreign Affairs, the whips of the CDU/CSU, SPD, Alliance 90/The Greens and The Left.