The Lancet published an article about the World Neglected Tropical Disease Day. According to the article, Jan 30 is the anniversary of the London Declaration on NTDs in 2012.
December 12, 2019
Astellas Global Health Foundation announced the first grant, awarding $750,000 to the END Fund, a philanthropic organization combating NTDs, to control NTDs in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The Astellas Global Health Foundation (AGHF) was established in 2018, aiming the social contribution on three areas in health; mental health, NTDs, and child health in low and middle-income countries where the Astellas Pharma Inc. is not developing the business.
More article is here (English).