Posts Tagged ‘Non-Communicable Diseases’

Reaching a Major Milestone in Securing Global Solutions to NCDs

IFIC Foundation Executive Director Kimberly Reed reacts to the UN’s political declaration on NCDs Earlier this week, Heads of State from around the world met at the United Nations for the High-level Meeting on Noncommunicable Disease (NCD) Prevention and Control and unanimously adopted a political declaration to stand united in a global fight against NCDs,…

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Why Business Should Care About NCDs

The Corporate Council on Africa CEO Stephen Hayes on engaging the private sector in the fight against NCDs With the forthcoming High-Level United Nations Summit on Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) in New York next week, NCDs are gaining global recognition as a threat and burden to low-income countries’ economies and development. NCDs – namely cardiovascular disease,…

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