NNN Conference 2019

Picture of NNN Conference 2019 opening plenary panel

This meeting is an important opportunity to highlight the urgent need to bring health equity to the remaining one billion people who continue to be affected by neglected tropical diseases.

- Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director General talking to NNN 2018 conference participants.

Our Vision Beyond 2020: Many Partners, One Voice.

The 10th NTD NGO Network (NNN) Conference took place in Liverpool, United Kingdom, 17 - 19 September 2019

About the Conference

With the theme: Our Vision Beyond 2020: Many Partners, One Voice, the NNN conference ran alongside the 11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health 2019 (ECTMIH) at the Arena and Convention Centre (ACC) Liverpool, in partnership with the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 

'We are delighted to have partnered with each other, bringing together communities who are collectively focused on research, implementation and policy work. Our shared venue, workshops and networking sessions created opportunities to discuss and plan areas of future work that we hope will enhance and strengthen our mutual global networks.' - Gail Davey, Chair of NNN and Tamar Ghosh, CEO RSTMH & Director ECTMIH 2019

NTD Innovation Prize

American Leprosy Missions hosted the NTD Innovation Prize at this year’s conference. Read more about the winner here.

Registration

Keep an eye out for the 2020 conference, all details to be announced soon.

Picture of all conference 2019 attendees

Election of a Vice-Chair

As usual, conference participants elected a Vice-Chair at this year’s conference.  For more information, please see the ExCo page.