International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) 11th World Congress on Adolescent Health
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Country Collaborations for the Prevention & Management of NCDs in Young People
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.
Comments Needed: Identifying Youth-Friendly SRH Programs Integrating NCD Services
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.
NCD Child event at #UNGA2016: The Global Strategy: Ensuring Equity for our Adolescents
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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Twitter Chat for #LancetYouth commission on adolescent health and wellbeing
@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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August 16 & 17, 2016 | Protecting Children from NCDs: Leadership Advocacy Workshop | Vancouver, Canada
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
NCD Child Connect June Newsletter
The NCDChild Connect June Newsletter is now available! This month's newsletter features the reflections of Cristina Gago, a Master of Public Health student at the University of Southern California, who served as a volunteer at NCD Child’s WHA side e ...
WHO AFRO launches manual promoting oral health in Africa
WHO AFRO launches new manual promoting oral health in Africa entitled "Promoting oral health in Africa - Prevention and management of oral diseases and noma as essential interventions against noncommunicable diseases.”
May 24, 2016 | Country Collaborations for NCDs – Bringing Together CSOs, Youth, and Government | WHA 2016
A high level panel and round-table discussion on the implementation of the now adopted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the importance of utilizing civil society, youth, and government collaborations.
April 26 & 27, 2016 | Protecting Children from NCDs: Leadership Advocacy Workshop | Eldoret, Kenya
Background 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 in c ...