Africa Health Business Symposium discusses diabetes
Diabetes was a focus of the Africa Health Business Symposium, held in Johannesburg, South Africa on 8-9 October 2018. Prof. Naby Balde, IDF Africa Regional Chair, gave a presentation on a topical issue, "What does Universal Health Coverage mean for people with diabetes?" It is important that people with diabetes are not left behind as the global movement towards healthcare for all takes center stage. Prof. Balde highlighted the need to invest in initiatives to tackle diabetes in Africa.
Image right: Prof. Naby Balde (left) with H.E Amira Elfadali, Commisioner AU, and Soraya Ramoul, Novo Nordisk