WHO (World Health Organisation) signs a memorandum of understanding with Rare Disease International (RDI).

WHO (World Health Organisation) signs a memorandum of understanding with Rare Disease International (RDI).

According to this memorandum, the activities carried out as part of this agreement to collaborate will include goals and actions timed around WHO 13th Programme of Work that runs until 2023.

In the first year, they will focus on harmonising the way rare diseases are defined internationally and on laying the ground for the development of a global network of centres of excellence for rare diseases

(© RDI newsletter 2019.12.19)