382 million people suffer from diabetes whose 80% live in low and medium income countries
Santé Diabète acts to improve prevention and care of diabetes in Africa
The work of Santé Diabète and local partners permitted to divide by two the cost of insulin in Mali
5.7% of the adult population in Africa is now affected by diabetes. This disease causes 5.1 million deaths around the world, i.e. 6.8% of annual global mortality. The international community needs to take urgent action, according to Pierre Salignon, Stéphane Bensançon and Mathieu Doré.