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Table 1 Five actions to break the vicious cycle of poverty and infectious diseases ( from Global Report[1])

From: Combating infectious diseases of poverty: a year on

Options Description of actions
Option for action 1 Create and use a new index of infectious diseases of poverty to server as a surrogate marker of national socioeconomic development
Option for action 2 Implement a "One health - One world" strategy in relation to research for infectious diseases of poverty
Option for action 3 Actively promote research ownership with enabling policies by disease endemic countries
Option for action 4 Create an innovation platform to foster a culture of innovation to benefit public health
Option for action 5 Create an online global platform of research resources to inform on strategies, policies and funding commitments