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NCD Child is pleased to announce a call for nominations to its Governing Council. The Governing Council serves as the organization’s governing body, charged with establishing policies and strategies that support NCD Child’s mission and goals that affect the integrity, effectiveness, and sustainability of activities and initiatives of NCD Child.

HC3 will be hosting a Webinar titled Meeting Adolescents' Needs: Findings from a Three-Country VMMC Assessment on Thursday, May 4 at 8am EDT.

NCDChild, in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics and International Pediatric Association, is hosting its 2017 World Health Assembly side event on May 23 (8:00am) at the Vieux Bois Restaurant.  The breakfast event, ‘Better Medicines for Children,’ will identify challenges and potential strategies to ensuring access to essential medicines for children, adolescents, and young people.  For more information, please contact the NCD Child Secretariat (ncdchild@aap.org).

The theme for the International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) 11th World Congress on Adolescent Health is ‘Investing in Adolescent Health - the Future is Now.'



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.

Youth Champions Initiative – Applications due January 15! Rise Up is thrilled to launch the second Youth Champions Initiative (YCI) in partnership with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. YCI invests in young leaders who are advancing innovatio ...

NCD Child is excited to launch the first report from its multi-year NCD advocacy workshop series, Country Collaborations for the Prevention & Management of NCDs in Young People: 2016 Mid-Year Summary.  Click through to learn more.

This side event, held during the 2016 UN General Assembly, will discuss the unique health needs faced by today’s adolescents, along with the strategies to address them within the context of ensuring no young person is left behind.

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@NCDChild will be moderating a twitter chat with the adolescent health experts behind the #LancetYouth Commission. The chat will start Thurs September 15th at 8:00am BST London (5:00pm AEST Melbourne).


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