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.
Publications & Global Frameworks
Global action plan for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases for the period 2013–2020, building on what has already been achieved through the implementation of the 2008–2013 action plan.
A statement issued by organizations attending the Oakland Conference on NCDs in Children and Adolescents in 2012 which synthesizes the key challenges, concerns and constraints faced by children and adolescents living with NCDs.
A 2015 commitment from more than 200 civil society organizations from 40 nations pledging to increase action and accountability in reducing and preventing NCD’s.
This global status report on prevention and control of NCDs (2014) is framed around the nine voluntary global targets.
Recommendations for UN Member States to guarantee that the ‘best interests of the child’ is a primary consideration in policy formulation related to NCDs.
Remembering our Future at the UN Summit on NCDs in September 2011
Why we need to integrate children within NCD policies.
This package of publications, supported by the AstraZeneca Young Health Programme (YHP), includes a policy report and data sheet that highlight the importance of taking action now to address NCD risk factors among young people in the Middle East and North Africa.