The Changing Diabetes in Children programme, announced by Novo Nordisk in 2008, was joined by Roche in 2009.
Together with The World Diabetes Foundation (WDF), the focus is on working with local partners in each country to provide care for children with type 1 diabetes, and to help build infrastructure and strengthen overall capacity to eventually support all people with diabetes.
The programme integrates a number of key components:
Insights and learnings gained through the programme will be extracted and shared among the participating countries, and will hopefully assist the development of health care systems in other developing countries.
|Location||West Africa, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, India, Guinea, Ethiopia, Congo, The Democratic Republic of, Cameroon, Bangladesh, South Asia|