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Moving from outsider to insider status through metrics: the inclusion of “neglected tropical diseases” into the sustainable development goals

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“Neglected Tropical Diseases” (NTDs) are lesser-known diseases, existing in the poorest communities in the shadow of the high-profile and well-funded “Big Three” (HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria). Blame for neglect is pointed towards protagonists, which include pharmaceutical companies, for not investing in diseases of poverty and donor governments and NGOs, for directing attention to high mortality diseases. Yet, other sites of neglect tend to be ignored, such as global governance priorit...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1080/19452829.2019.1574727

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Paediatrics
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Human Development and Capabilities Journal website
Volume:
20
Issue:
4
Pages:
418-435
Publication date:
2019-02-07
Acceptance date:
2019-01-21
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EISSN:
1945-2837
ISSN:
1945-2829
Pubs id:
pubs:976912
URN:
uri:e454c74d-b82c-4626-bc90-549c71a7b699
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uuid:e454c74d-b82c-4626-bc90-549c71a7b699
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pubs:976912

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