Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases

PMNCH constituency

Non-governmental organization

Focal point

Dr. Neeraj Mistry

Position

Managing Director

Health focus

  • Health systems strengthening
  • Maternal/Reproductive Health
  • Child health

Strategic objective(s)

  • Broker knowledge and innovation for action
  • Advocate for mobilizing and aligning resources and for greater engagement
  • Promote accountability for resources and results

Mission statement

One in six people in the world, including half a billion children, suffer from neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). The Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases, an initiative of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, works to raise the awareness, political will and funds necessary to control and eliminate the seven most common NTDs by 2020.

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GENERAL INFORMATION

Logo

Global Network for NTD logo

Organization e-mail:

globalnetwork@sabin.org

Full address:

2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW,
Suite 7100
Washington, Disctrict of Columbia 20016

Country:

United States of America

Telephone:

+1 202 842 5025

Number of staff:

20

Scope of work:

International

Year established:

2006

WHO Region:

Americas