24 Feb 2015 – APPMG Meeting – Launch of the 2010-2015 Neglected Tropical Diseases Report

Date: 24th February 2016

Time: 17:00

Location: the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House, Westminster

Discussion topic: Launch of the 2010-2015 Neglected Tropical Diseases Report

This will be the last meeting of the APPMG until after the General Election

The Launch of the 2015 Neglected Tropical Diseases Report

This Report will look at the achievements in NTDs during this Parliamentary term and forward to the Priorities post 2015.

Speakers will include:

Helen Hamilton, Chairman of the UK Neglected Topical Diseases Coalition, who with the Coalition has prepared this Report for the APPMG.

Professor Alan Fenwick, Director of the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative Imperial College, London, will set out a future for NTDs

Dr Dirk Engels, Director, Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organisation, Geneva, will outline the findings of the recently published WHO NTD Report.

Please use Portcullis House Entrance – but please note that the room is subject to further change.