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  • The Global Asthma Network strives for a world where no-one suffers from asthma

  • The Global Asthma Network is the asthma surveillance hub for the world

  • The Global Asthma Network researches ways of reducing the burden of asthma

  • The Global Asthma Network promotes access to appropriate asthma management

  • The Global Asthma Network stimulates and encourages capacity building in LMICs

  • The Global Asthma Network strives to ensure access to quality-assured essential asthma medications

  • The Global Asthma Network raises the profile of asthma as a major NCD

Global Asthma Network Targets

Decrease severe asthma by 50% by 2025

50 percent by 2025
  • proportion of symptomatic people with asthma not on inhaled corticosteroids
  • time off work/school because of asthma
  • unplanned visits for asthma
  • hospital admissions for asthma
  • severity of asthma
  • mortality from asthma

Increase the access to quality-assured essential asthma medicines:

On the WHO prequalification list

On National Essential Medicines lists

Available in all countries

Affordable in all countries

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