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Resolution on diabetes at the World Health Assembly: a victory for the international community

Lundi 31 mai 2021 — Communiqué de presse — Santé Diabète   Les États membres de l’Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) réunis depuis 10 jours à l’occasion de la 74ème Assemblée mondiale de la santé (AMS) ont adopté une résolution historique sur la lutte contre le diabète et notamment pour l’accès à l’insuline[1]. Santé…

A second phase 2021-2024 of our project to strengthen the prevention and management of diabetes/HIV and diabetes/TB comorbidities

Le diabète est un fléau qui s’étend en Afrique. Les personnes atteintes de co-mordibités, comme le VIH et la tuberculose y sont vulnérables. Une part importante d’entre elles, est atteinte par ces co-morbidités, et une approche spécifique doit être mise en place. Pour le diabète et la tuberculose on parle de « co-épidémie », pour…

100th Anniversary of Insulin: Advocating for a Resolution to Achieve Universal Access to Insulin

L’année 2021 marque le centenaire de la découverte de l’insuline en 1921 à l’Université de Toronto au Canada. L’insuline est un traitement vital pour des millions de personnes atteintes de diabète à travers le monde. Ce nombre est en forte progression et les besoins en insuline humaine vont continuer à augmenter dans les prochaines années….

Op-Ed In Le Monde

Op-Ed: "Against the Covid 19, Africa must be guaranteed access to the vaccine". Find our entire column "Against the Covid 19, Africa must be guaranteed access to the vaccine" published in Le Monde dated from January 18 from this link for newspaper subscribers…

Santé Diabète is hiring

The NGO Santé Diabète is recruiting for its headquarters in Grenoble (France) but also for its country delegations (Burkina Faso, Mali and Union of the Comoros). Check out the offers that will be published gradually in July, August and September! Recruitment at the headquarters of the NGO (Grenoble - France) Job description 1: The Project Manager ...

New program 2020 - 2023 from the NGO Santé Diabète

« Consolidating the place and role of civil society in a multi-stakeholder network in order to improve the prevention, care and support of people with diabetes in Burkina Faso, Mali and the Union of the Comoros (project RéseauxDiab) ». Reminder Santé Diabète operates since 2017 a 3-year Program Agreement (CP) ...

SANTÉ DIABÈTE LAUNCHES A PREVENTION STRATEGY ON COVID19-DIABETES

COVID-19 and diabetes: optimizing the management of diabetes as a mean of preventing complications related to COVID-19. The NGO Santé Diabète has set up a COVID-19 specific prevention program dedicated to people with diabetes. The available scientific information shows that diabetes does not increase the risk to be infected with COVID-19. On ...

Santé Diabète again nominated to the WHO World Civil Society Commission

Grenoble, May 2 2019: we are proud to announce the renomination for 2 years of our Director General, Stéphane Besançon, by Dr. Tedros, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), within the society commission global civil society with 27 members. The World Health Organization (WHO) has indeed ...

Harvard University and Santé Diabète Launch in Lancet "Boston Declaration: Diabetes in Humanitarian Crises"

Grenoble, June 06 2019 - Harvard University and the NGO Santé Diabète with the ICRC, MSF, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and 60 other international partners launched together in the newspaper The Lancet statement Boston "Diabetes in humanitarian crises: the Boston Declaration" ....