UK Helps Combat Tropical Diseases

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committed a fresh GBP18 million (USD27 million) to help develop effective treatments for tropical diseases. The funding will focus on combating "sleeping sickness," which imperils some 60 million people in impoverished African communities.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.