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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.'

 

 

NCD Child is pleased to announce a Call for Membership to its newly formed Taskforce on Essential Medicines.  Individuals interested in advocating for access to quality essential medicines for children, adolescents, and young people living with NCDs are invited to apply for membership.

NCDChild will be hosting a side event at the 2017 World Health Assembly in Geneva.

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.

Population Reference Bureau is drafting a policy brief on integration of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and sexual reproductive health (SRH) services targeting youth and are currently seeking examples of such integration efforts from around the world. Click through for more information.

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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NCD Child is a global multi-stakeholder coalition, championing the rights and needs of children, adolescents, and youth who are living with, at risk of developing, or affected by NCDs.  NCD Child is committed to the prevention of NCDs