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Cambridge Global Challenges


The theme for this year’s three-part series is neglected tropical diseases, which comprise a set of 20 diseases afflicting more than 1.9 billion people worldwide. These individuals are the poorest of the poor and mostly reside in areas of low-income countries that lack safe water and adequate sanitation.

A King's College collaboration with the Cambridge-Africa Programme and Wellcome Trust-Cambridge Centre for Global Health Research.


Chair Dr. Goylette Chami  Junior Research Fellow in Medical Sciences

Thursday, 8 February, 2018 - 16:00 to 19:00
Event location: 
King's College, University of Cambridge
Cambridge Global Challenges is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing global challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

Funding Opportunities

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