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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.
Linking Hearts: Advancing Mental Health Care of University Students in Jinan.
Case Finding and Effectiveness of a COPD Action Plan in Low and Middle Income Countries
RETRAC2: Research on Commercial Tobacco Reduction in Aboriginal Communities
Comprehensive approach to hypertension control
- South Africa
SMART2D - A people-centred approach through Self-Management and Reciprocal learning for the prevention and management of Type-2-Diabetes
- South Africa
Examining the impact of tobacco pricing and packaging strategies on tobacco use and equity in middle-income countries
News and Events
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