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UN High-Level Consultation on NCDs

May 21 @ 3:48 pm EDT

UN High-Level Consultation on NCDs

High-level meeting on the comprehensive review and assessment of the progress achieved in the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases

July 10-11, 2014

The United Nations General Assembly is convening to review and assess progress on the prevention and control of NCDs in New York. The high-level meeting will assess the progress made in implementing the commitments in the 2011 Political Declaration on NCDs, identify and address gaps, and reaffirm the political commitment in response to the challenge of NCDs.

Dr. Jonathan Klein of the American Academy of Pediatrics will represent NCD Child as a civil society member of the US Government delegation, and as a speaker at a side event on July 11th from 1-2:30pm sponsored by Arogya World “Insights on NCDs from 10,000 Women – Implications for a Post-2015 World.”

Find background documents for the UN meeting here.

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
3:48 pm UTC-4