Update #2 ·

Thanks to our supporters, and our newest petition!

Thanks to all of you who have joined our campaign to end seven NTDs by 2020! Together we can see the end of these debilitating diseases that affect the world's poorest people. Have you seen our latest petition? Make sure you add your name and let the United Nations know that we need to address NTDs in order to defeat poverty!

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Together, neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) and malnutrition contribute to the unnecessary suffering of millions of children. Because ending NTDs is essential to improving nutrition, and vice versa, addressing these issues together will improve the lives of the poor. Help the world's most marginalized populations by adding your name here and asking Director-General Margaret Chan and…

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Will you speak out for the world's poorest people?    500 million children around the world are debilitated every year from neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) like trachoma and river blindness that could have been easily prevented or treated.  Currently, the United Nations does not have a comprehensive plan to address Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs).   NTDs are the most common afflictions…

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