NTDs

Monuments around the world light up for World NTD Day

On World NTD (neglected tropical diseases) Day people, organizations, and countries all over the world came together to highlight the neglect of neglected tropical diseases. From the Tokyo Tower to Qutub Minar, and many other monuments throughout the world were lit up to celebrate the hard-earned progress to end NTDs. The global World NTD Day campaign proved that we can use collective voices to speak up for the 1.7 billion people who are affected by neglected tropical diseases. It was truly inspiring to see 63 landmarks from 25 nation unifying to share a common message that:

 It’s time to beat NTDs and their consequences