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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Now Available: 2017 PROGRESS REPORT on the Every Woman Every Child Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health
The Every Woman Every Child Global Strategy for Women's, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health 2017 Progress Report is now available.
New Article Available: Financing transformative health systems towards achievement of the health SDGs
A new article is available via Lancet Global Health that estimates the additional resources needed to attain Sustainable Development Goal 3.
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