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Our key areas
We fund, develop and facilitate innovative research collaborations between low- and middle-income and high-income countries in the fight against chronic diseases.
One in ten of the world’s population will have type 2 diabetes by 2035.
Heart disease is a major contributor to the growing global pandemic of cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Mental disorders represent an ever-increasing burden, to all ages of the population, challenging mental health and health systems.
A leading cause of chronic-disease related death in the world. More than 30% of cancers are preventable.
Chronic lung diseases such as asthma, lung cancer, and chronic pulmonary obstructive disease.
See what our researchers are working on
Our dedicated teams are involved in many research projects around the globe.
The Friendship Bench
- New Zealand
Indigenous Solutions:Enabling Maori & Pacific Mental Health Resilience
- South Africa
Treating hypertension in rural South Africa: strengthening community-based outreach services for integrated chronic care
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia: International implementation
Enha9ced Measurement Based Care Effectiveness for Depression (EMBED)
Preventing smoking uptake among adolescents: A primary prevention initiative for chronic lung disease
News and Events
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