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.
News & Events
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.
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