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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.
Evaluation of a pilot project to prevent diabetes in the workplace using information technology
- South Africa
Evaluating the implementation of Group Empowerment and Training (GREAT) for diabetes in South Africa.
- Former Yugoslav Republic of Montenegro
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States of Moldova
Prevention of child mental health problems in SouthEastern Europe (RISE)
Genomic analysis of drug-resistant tuberculosis in sputum samples
Developing an innovative strategy for hypertension detection, treatment and control in two middle income countries, HOPE-4
News and Events
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