This article presents the results of a pilot evaluation on diabetes knowledge and behavior of caregivers and school staff of providing education on diabetes in a school setting. The intervention is based on an educational package co-created by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), the Interna..
NCDA Kenya (NCDAK) and NCD Alliance held a workshop on 21-22 March to develop The Advocacy Agenda of People living with NCDs (PLWNCDs) in Kenya. The meeting aimed to consult with PLWNCDs to define a common Advocacy Agenda, explore communications and advocacy needed to further the agenda, and promote..
This article describes the cancer registry in Colombia, VIGICANCER, supported by Sanofi Espoir Foundation through its My Child Matters program since 2009. From 2009 to 2013, data from 1242 patients were included in Vigicancer. This study demonstrates the feasibility of implementing a real-time child..
This article describes the experience of the pediatric oncology team from Bamako (Mali) in the Retinoblastoma program, supported by Sanofi Espoir Foundation through the My Child Matters program. A prospective study in children with retinoblastoma demonstrates that early enucleation in early stage of..
This article describes the My Child Matters programme initiated by Sanofi Espoir Foundation in 2006, and evaluates its impact in the first 10 countries where it was implemented. It demonstrates the role of catalyzer of the public-private partnerships on pediatric cancer care in LMICs with a signific..
Our first year in operation has seen us take meaningful steps towards our goal of working in partnership to help address the enormous burden of non-communicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries. Our strategy has been realised through key partnerships, our member companies have continued..
On 19 March 2018, the Kenya Ministry of Health, the World Bank Group, AMPATH and Access Accelerated launched the first non-communicable disease (NCD) county pilots. The pilots will integrate NCD services into primary healthcare in two Kenyan counties: Busia and Trans Nzoia. Access Accelerated joine..
On Sunday, Oct. 15 in Berlin, Access Accelerated joined forces with Roche, Charité and the M8 Alliance to host a panel at the World Health Summit titled, “Tackling Barriers to Cancer Treatment and Care,” which provided a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a successful multi-sectoral collaborati..