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"Integrating prevention and care: diabetes/tuberculosis and diabetes/HIV to strengthen health systems", conference co-organized on January 25, 2023 by Santé Diabète, the World Diabetes Foundation (WDF) and the AFD group (Agence française de développement).

On January 25, 2023, the conference "Integrating prevention and care : diabetes/tuberculosis and diabetes/HIV to strengthen health systems", co-organized by Santé Diabète, the World Diabetes Foundation (WDF) and the AFD group (Agence française de développement), including Expertise France/L'Initiative, was held in Paris. The objective of the conference was to...

A technical publication by Santé Diabète & Médecins sans frontières to document the price of insulin and health products

On the occasion of the 75th World Health Assembly (WHA) being held in Geneva, MSF Access campaign and Santé Diabète are publishing a technical document entitled “Towards Insulin for All: Operationalizing the WHA74 Resolution on Diabetes”). In May 2021, during...

La santé : priorité n°1 des citoyens. Et pour les candidats et les médias ?

Le 20 février, le JDD a publié un sondage IFOP plaçant la santé comme le premier enjeu « déterminant au moment du vote » lors de l’élection présidentielle pour 74% des électeurs. Pourtant, à moins de deux mois du premier tour, nos organisations s’inquiètent du peu de place qui est consacré à ce sujet dans les débats….

Santé Diabète holds a conference of French-speaking experts on diabetes

Santé Diabète will hold a conference of French-speaking experts in Grenoble on December 13 and 14, 2021, under the sponsorship of Mr. Olivier Véran, Minister of Solidarity and Health. This conference will bring together more than 50 partners of Santé Diabète from 7 French-speaking countries (Burkina Faso, Mali, Union of the Comoros, Canada, France, Luxembourg and Switzerland)...

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

Monday, May 31, 2021 - Press release - Santé Diabète. The Member States of the World Health Organization (WHO) gathered for 10 days at the 74th World Health Assembly (WHA) adopted a historic resolution on the fight against diabetes and in particular for the access to insulin[1]. Santé...

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

Diabetes is scourge that is spreading in Africa. People who have comorbidities, such as HIV/aids and tuberculosis, are vulnerable to it. A significant number of people are affected by these comorbidities and a scientific approach needs to be implemented to address it. For diabetes and tuberculosis, we use the term “co-epidemic,” for...

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

The year 2021 marks the centenary anniversary of the discovery of insulin in 1921 at the University of Toronto in Canada. Insulin is a life-saving treatment for millions of people with diabetes around the world. The number of people with diabetes is growing rapidly and the need for human insulin will continue to increase in the coming years....

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) ...