H.E. President Embaló: Rejuvenating efforts to combat neglected tropical diseases

Published: 30 January 2023

Commemorating World NTD Day, His Excellency Umaro Sissoco Embaló, chair of ALMA, authored an opinion piece for Devex.

While Africa has made remarkable strides in the battle against neglected tropical diseases, the continent still carries 40% of the global burden. H.E. Umaro Sissoco Embaló, president of Guinea-Bissau and chair of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance, calls for intensified and sustained efforts.

Read the opinion piece on Devex.