Who We Are

NCD Child is a global multi-stakeholder coalition focused on the prevention, treatment, and management of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in children, adolescents, and young people. NCD Child advocates for the inclusion of children, adolescents, and young people in the global NCD agenda and inclusion of child and adolescent NCD prevention in the Sustainable Developmental Goals; promotes both treatment and prevention for addressing the NCD burden; and supports the inclusion of youth and family voices in global and country planning for NCDs.

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News & Events

June 6 & 7, 2017 | Protecting Children from NCDs: Leadership Advocacy Workshop | Bucharest, Romania

NCD Child will be hosting a Leadership Advocacy Workshop June 6 & 7 in Bucharest, Romania.

Launch of AA-HA! Guidance

The new report, released at the Global Adolescent Health Conference in Ottawa, aims to assist governments as they respond to the health needs of adolescents in their countries.

Join the NCD Child Youth Voices Connect

Youth Voices Connect is an online conversation among young advocates interested in getting more involved in non-communicable disease (NCD) advocacy for children, adolescents, and young people.  

Resources

Global Accelerated Action for the Health of Adolescents (2017)

This guide assists governments in what to do – as well as how to do it – as they respond to the health needs of adolescents in their countries

A Childs Right to Health Infographic

Provides an informative summary of Article 24 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

2017 NCD Child Fact Sheet (Arabic)

The updated NCD Child 2017 Fact Sheet is now available in Arabic.

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