Report of the #WHA71 Next Gen & NCDs Townhall

The publication, How youth can drive the NCD agenda: a Report of the 71st WHA Townhall: the Next Generation & NCDs, offers insight from a candid discussion with WHO High-Level Commission on NCDs co-chair, Dr Sania Nishtar on how to better engage young people in the global NCD agenda. It includes feedback from attendees, key takeaways, and recommendations to amplify the voices of youth.

Young People and NCDS – Harnessing the Culture of Technology

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The theme of the 2013 ECOSOC AMR is ‘Science, technology and innovation, and the potential of culture, for promoting sustainable development and achieving the MDGs’. NCD Child welcomes the opportunity to launch this Issues Paper at the ITU-IFPMA Ministerial Roundtable Breakfast, ‘Mobile Worlds, Mobile Actions – mHealth:
The Opportunity for NCDs’ – Palais des Nations, Geneva, 2 July 2013.