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Did you see our latest petition?

Did you see our latest petition? Neglected tropical disease (NTD) programs are at risk -- and we need your help to protect them! 

Our video shows just how important NTD programs are for millions of people in Sierra Leone. If programs like this one are cut, the people you see on your screen may become sick again next year. 

NTD programs are worth fighting for. Speak out and sign our petition today.  

Thank you,


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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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