Leading research collaborations on chronic diseases worldwideFind out more
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.
A school-based education program to reduce salt intake in children and their families
- South Africa
Utilizing HIV/AIDS infrastructure as a gateway to chronic care of hypertension in Africa
Effects of information technology-based tools on long-term self management of diabetic and non-diabetic patients with coronary heart disease
EUREST-PLUS: Policy Implementation to Reduce Lung Diseases Funding organisation
- Sri Lanka
A lifestyle intervention program for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus among South Asian women with gestational diabetes mellitus
Muslim Communities Learning About Second-hand Smoke (MCLASS II): An effectiveness-Implementation hybrid study
News and Events
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