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¡Table of Contents
žWhat Are Neglected Tropical Diseases?
žTargeted Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
žWHO
žLiterature (Various Writings)
žAchievements at Conferences, Workshops etc.
žWHO(World Health Organization) Report
žTheme Related Links
žNewspaper Articles


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¡What Are Neglected Tropical Diseases?

ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (World Health Organization)
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/diseases/en/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Wikipedia)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neglected_tropical_diseases


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¡Targeted Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)

ŸBuruli Ulcer
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs199/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/buruli-ulcer/index.html

ŸChagas Disease
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs340/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/

ŸTaeniasis/Cysticercosis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs376/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/cysticercosis/

ŸDengue and Severe Dengue
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs117/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/dengue/

ŸDracunculiasis (Guinea-Worm Disease)
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs359/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/guineaworm/

ŸEchinococcosis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs377/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/echinococcosis/

ŸYaws
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs316/en/

ŸFoodborne Trematodiases
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs368/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/fasciola/

ŸTrypanosomiasis, Human African (Sleeping Sickness)
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs259/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/sleepingsickness/

ŸLeishmaniasis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs375/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/leishmaniasis/

ŸLeprosy
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs101/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/leprosy/

ŸLymphatic Filariasis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs102/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/lymphaticfilariasis/

ŸOnchocerciasis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs374/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/onchocerciasis/

ŸRabies
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs099/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/rabies/

ŸSchistosomiasis
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs115/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/schistosomiasis/

ŸSoil-Transmitted Helminth Infections
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs366/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/parasites/sth/

ŸTrachoma
WHOFhttp://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs382/en/
CDCFhttp://www.cdc.gov/globalhealth/ntd/diseases/trachoma_burden.html


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¡WHO

ŸHOTEZ Peter J.
ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki


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¡Literature (Various Writings)

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki (Ed.) March 25, 2015 Illnesses, Medical Care and Disabilities in Africa: Through Seminars in the "Africa in Front of Us" Series, Report Issued by Research Center for Ars Vivendi of Ritsumeikan University, Vol.23, 168p. ISSN 1882-6539¦

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki September 10, 2014@Neglected Tropical Diseases and International Cooperation: What Can a Small NGO Do to Help Buruli Ulcer Patients?CGakubunsha, 178p.@ISBN-10:4762024732@ISBN-13:978-4762024733@3800 yen{tax@[amazon]^[kinokuniya]

ŸHOTEZ Peter J.@2013@Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases: The Neglected Tropical Diseases and their Impact on Global Health and Development, 2nd EditionCASM Press, 178p.@ISBN-10:1555818749@ISBN-13:978-1555818746@[amazon]^[kinokuniya]

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 31, 2010 "A Case Study of Buruli Ulcer: Present Socioeconomic Conditions of Endemic Areas and Limitations of the World Health Organization and Medical-Care-Centered-Support," Core Ethics 6: 287-297 [PDF]/[Abstract in English]

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 20, 2010@"Deployment of Medical NGO concerning a Neglected Tropical Disease, Buruli Ulcer: Using Theories on Civil Society as a Clue," Ars Vivendi 2:238-248

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 20, 2010@"Survey of Neglected Tropical Disease: Buruli Ulcer," Ars Vivendi 2:398-400

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 31, 2009 "Roles and Functions of a Campus NGO in International Medical Aid Programs: A Case Study of a University Project for Buruli Ulcer in Japan" Core Ethics 5:251-260 [abstract] (http://www.ritsumei.ac.jp/acd/gr/gsce/ce/ce5engtext.htm#21)

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki & FUKUNISHI Masako January 30, 2009 "Globalization and Neglected Tropical Diseases: A Case of Buruli Ulcer" Medical Treatment and Society Seminar 34: 26-40

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 2008 Master's Thesis "Experimental Study on Support of Non-Government Organization against 'Neglected Tropical Diseases': A Case of Project SCOBU against Buruli Ulcer" Ritsumeikan University

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki 2008 "Globalization and Neglected Tropical Diseases" Multiculturalism and Social Justice Working Paper Series, No.6

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki 2008 "Trend of International Non-Government Organizations on Buruli ulcer Problems: Focusing on the Work of Project SCOBU" Multiculturalism and Social Justice Working Paper Series, No.7

ŸHOTEZ Peter J.@2008@Forgotten People, Forgotten Diseases: The Neglected Tropical Diseases and their Impact on Global Health and DevelopmentCASM Press, 178p.@ISBN-10:0951200208@ISBN-13:978-0951200209@[amazon]

ŸHOTEZ Peter J. et.al. September 6, 2007 "Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases," The New England Journal of Medicine 357:1018-1027
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra064142


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¡Achievements at Conferences, Workshops etc

ŸKOEDA Hideki, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki, NIIYAMA Tomoki, FUJIKURA Tetsuya, NARUSE Susumu & SHIMOMURA Yuki@March 24, 2015@"Clinical Education Program for Physiotherapists in Togo, 2012 and 2013: Enhancing Postoperative Care for BU Patients",@WHO Meeting on Buruli ulcer Control and Research, 24 March 2015, WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland

ŸKOEDA Hideki, NIIYAMA Tomoki, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki, FUJIKURA Tetsuya, NARUSE Susumu & SHIMOMURA Yuki March 26, 2013@"Togolese Physiotherapists Training Program in Co-Operation with German Leprosy and Tuberculosis Relief Association",@WHO Meeting on Buruli ulcer Control and Research, 26 March 2013, WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland

ŸSHIMOMURA Yuki, NIIYAMA Tomoki, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki, KOEDA Hideki, NARUSE Susumu & FUJIKURA Tetsuya@March 28, 2011@"An Integrated Approach to Education Aids in West Africa",@WHO Annual Meeting on Buruli ulcer, 28 March 2011, International Conference Center of Geneva, Switzerland

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki March 29, 2010@Presentation "Report of Buruli ulcer Survey Situation in Togo and Benin: Condition of Hospitals, Support on In-hospital Education, the Work of NGOs," Seminar by Study Group on Anthropology and Sociology of "Ars Vivendi" (Project Led by Graduate Students at Ars Vivendi in Academic Year 2009), Ritsumeikan University

ŸSHIMOMURA Yuki & NIIYAMA Tomoki March 22, 2010@Poster Session@"Project SCOBU, Kobe International University",@WHO Annual Meeting on Buruli ulcer 22 March 2010, WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland

ŸSHIMOMURA Yuki, FUJIKURARA Tetsuya, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki & NIIYAMA Tomoki March 30 to April 3, 2009 "A Report on Volunteer Actions for Buruli ulcer Children by SCOBU" African Summit on Neglected Tropical Diseases(Technical Sessions on Buruli ulcer), Palais des Congrès, Cotonou, Benin

ŸNIIYAMA Tomoki December 20, 2008 "Possibilities of Establishment of the Network against Global Infectious Diseases: Focusing on Buruli ulcer" Public Interview to Ms. Tsuyama, Naoko: "From Apartheid to Democratization: 20 Years with People in South Africa", Ritsumeikan University

ŸSHIMOMURA Yuki, FUJIKURA Tetsuya, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki & NIIYAMA Tomoki March 31 to April 2, 2008 "Evaluating KIU Programs For BU Children", WHO Annual Meeting on Buruli ulcer 31 March to 2 April 2008, International Conference Center Geneva (CICG), Switzerland

ŸSHIMOMURA Yuki, FUJIKURA Tetsuya, FUKUNISHI Kazuyuki & NIIYAMA Tomoki April 2-4 2007 "Citizen's Participation: An Integrated Movement for BU Advocacy", WHO Annual Meeting on Buruli ulcer 2-4 April 2007,WHO, Geneva, Switzerland


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¡WHO(World Health Organization) Report

ŸWorld Health Organization@2006 "Strategic and Technical Meeting on Intensified Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases: A Renewed Effort to Combat Entrenched Communicable Diseases of the Poor"
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/berlinrep.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2006@"Neglected Tropical Diseases, Hidden Successes, Emerging Opportunities"
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/69367/1/WHO_CDS_NTD_2006.2_eng.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2007@"Global Plan to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases 2008?2015"
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/69708/1/WHO_CDS_NTD_2007.3_eng.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2010@"Working to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical Diseases"
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/44440/1/9789241564090_eng.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2012@"Accelerating Work to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical Diseases|A Roadmap for Implementation"
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/70809/1/WHO_HTM_NTD_2012.1_eng.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2013@"Sustaining the Drive to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical Diseases: Second WHO Report on Neglected Tropical Diseases"
http://www.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/77950/1/9789241564540_eng.pdf

ŸWorld Health Organization@2015@"Investing to overcome the global impact of neglected tropical diseases: Third WHO report on neglected tropical diseases"
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/152781/1/9789241564861_eng.pdf


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¡Theme-related Links

ŸAfrica
ŸAstellas Pharma Inc
http://www.astellas.com/en/csr/health/
ŸDepartment of Eco-Epidemiology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
http://www.tm.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/multiplex/phase1/index_eng.html
ŸDrugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi)
http://www.dndi.org/
ŸEisai Co., Ltd.
http://atm.eisai.co.jp/english/ntd/
ŸEthiopia National Master Plan For Neglected Tropical Diseases (ENVISION)
http://ntdenvision.org/resource/ethiopia_national_master_plan_for_neglected_tropical_diseases
ŸGet Involved: Help Us End Neglected Tropical Diseases (END7)
http://www.end7.org/get-involved-help-us-end-neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸGlobal Health Innovative Technology Fund
https://www.ghitfund.org/motivation/motivation1/en
ŸGlobal Neglected Tropical Diseases Database
http://www.gntd.org/login.html;jsessionid=37F562912E7B3183F78B45D54B620122
ŸGlobal Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases
http://www.globalnetwork.org/
ŸGlobal Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (SABIN Vaccine Institute)
http://www.sabin.org/programs/global-network-neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸGuidance for Industry--Neglected Tropical Diseases of the Developing World: Developing Drugs for Treatment or Prevention
http://www.fda.gov/downloads/drugs/guidancecomplianceregulatoryinformation/guidances/ucm269221.pdf
ŸHow would you raise awareness of Neglected Tropical Diseases? (Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy)
http://bakerinstitute.org/ntdchallenges-usa/
ŸJapan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (JPMA)
@http://www.jpma.or.jp/english/globalhealth/statement/ntds.html
ŸLeprosy
ŸMerckResponsibility (Merck & Co., Inc.)
http://www.merckresponsibility.com/access-to-health/infectious-diseases/neglected-tropical-diseases/
ŸNeglected Tropical Disease NGDO Network
http://www.ntd-ngdonetwork.org/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (CBM)
http://www.cbmuk.org.uk/NTDs
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
http://www.cdc.gov/globalhealth/ntd/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (European Foundation Initiative for African Research into Neglected Tropical Diseases)
http://www.ntd-africa.net/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (FIND)
http://www.finddiagnostics.org/programs/hat-ond/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Giving What We Can)
https://www.givingwhatwecan.org/research/charities-area/neglected-tropical-diseases-ntds
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (GSK)
http://www.gsk.com/en-gb/partnerships/neglected-tropical-diseases/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Health Poverty Action)
http://www.healthpovertyaction.org/info-and-resources/the-cycle-of-poverty-and-poor-health/infectious-diseases/neglected-tropical-diseases/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (InterAction)
http://www.interaction.org/choose-to-invest-2015/neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Malaria Consortium)
http://www.malariaconsortium.org/pages/ntds.htm
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
http://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/tropicaldiseases/pages/default.aspx
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (RTI International)
http://www.rti.org/page.cfm?obj=3B32E85A-67DA-43C1-A3DFF4A884879EC6
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (ScienceWatch)
http://sciencewatch.com/grr/neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (The Lancet)
http://www.thelancet.com/series/neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (U.S. Agency for International Development)
https://www.usaid.gov/what-we-do/global-health/neglected-tropical-diseases
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Wikipedia)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neglected_tropical_diseases
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (World Health Organization)
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/diseases/en/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases (Yale School of Public Health)
https://publichealth.yale.edu/emd/research/ntd/index.aspx
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases ? Summary (World Health Organization)
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/diseases/summary/en/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases Support Center
http://www.ntdsupport.org/
ŸNeglected Tropical Diseases Support Center (The Task Force for Global Health)
http://www.taskforce.org/our-work/programs/neglected-tropical-diseases-support-center-0
ŸNTD Overview (The END Fund)
http://www.end.org/whatwedo/ntdoverview
ŸPLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
http://journals.plos.org/plosntds/
ŸSanofi
http://en.sanofi.com/csr/patient/priorities/access_to_care/access_to_medicines/neglected_tropical_diseases/neglected_tropical_diseases.aspx
ŸThe 7 Most Common NTDs (Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases)
http://www.globalnetwork.org/neglected-tropical-diseases/fact-sheets
ŸThe International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases
http://www.isntd.org/
ŸThe London Declaration (Uniting to Combat NTDs)
http://unitingtocombatntds.org/resource/london-declaration
ŸUK Coalition against Neglected Tropical Diseases
http://ntd-coalition.blogspot.jp/p/home.html
ŸUNSAID's Neglected Tropical Diseases Program
http://www.neglecteddiseases.gov/
ŸWhat are NTDs? (Imperial College London)
http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/schisto/whatwedo/whatarentds


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¡Newspaper Articles etc.

ŸOctober 27, 2015 "Sustaining public awareness and community engagement crucial to interrupting dracunculiasis transmission" (WHO)
http://www.who.int/neglected_diseases/news/GW_sustaining_public_awareness/en/

ŸMay 14, 2015 "How Three Scientists eMarketedf Neglected Tropical Diseases And Raised More Than $1 Billion" (International Business Times)
http://www.ibtimes.com/how-three-scientists-marketed-neglected-tropical-diseases-raised-more-1-billion-1921008

ŸApril 23, 2015 "The U.S. Government and Global Neglected Tropical Diseases" (The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation)
http://kff.org/global-health-policy/fact-sheet/the-u-s-government-and-global-neglected-tropical-diseases/

ŸJanuary 6, 2015 "Japanese drugmakers addressing neglected tropical diseases, and not just out of altruism" (The Japan Times)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/01/06/national/science-health/japanese-drugmakers-addressing-neglected-tropical-diseases-and-not-just-out-of-altruism/#.VkQnszKhfGg

ŸOctober 31, 2014 "Risk of Ebola outbreak in China enot rocket science,f expert says" (The Japan Times)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/10/31/national/chinese-risk-of-ebola-outbreak-not-rocket-science-expert/#.VkQpIzKhfGg

ŸSeptember 12, 2014 "Ebola highlights slow progress in war on tropical diseases" (The Japan Times)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/09/12/world/science-health-world/ebola-highlights-slow-progress-war-tropical-diseases/#.VkQn9jKhfGg

ŸAugust 21, 2014 "Wealthier countries home to elionfs sharef of neglected tropical diseases" (The Guardian)
http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2014/aug/21/wealthier-countries-neglected-tropical-diseases

ŸAugust 13, 2014 "WHO hopes for more Ebola drug doses, vaccine progress by end of year" (The Guardian)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/08/13/world/science-health-world/hopes-ebola-drug-doses-vaccine-progress-end-year/#.VkQoyDKhfGg

ŸApril 2, 2014 "Global Partners Are Taking the 'Neglect' out of 'Neglected Tropical Diseases'" (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)
http://www.gatesfoundation.org/Media-Center/Press-Releases/2014/04/Global-Partners-Are-Taking-the-Neglect-out-of-Neglected-Tropical-Diseases

ŸMarch 27, 2014 "The World Bank and Neglected Tropical Diseases: Building on a History of Helping Countries Address Diseases of the Poor" (The World Bank)
http://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/health/brief/world-bank-neglected-tropical-diseases-building-on-history-of-helping-countries-address-diseases-of-poor

ŸJanuary 2010 "How to Cure 1 Billion People?--Defeat Neglected Tropical Diseases" (Scientific American)
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-plan-to-defeat-neglected-tropical-diseases/

ŸMarch 29, 2004 "Kala azar casts shadow over Nepalfs poor" (The Japan Times)
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/opinion/2004/03/29/commentary/world-commentary/kala-azar-casts-shadow-over-nepals-poor/#.VkQpgjKhfGg





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