Socioeconomic inequalities in NCD risk factors in LMICs: results from the World Health Survey

Thu, 11/01/2012

BMC Public Health - October 28, 2012

 

Available online as a PDF

“,,,,Monitoring inequalities in noncommunicable disease risk factor prevalence can help to inform and target effective interventions. The prevalence of current daily smoking, low fruit and vegetable consumption, physical inactivity, and heavy episodic alcohol drinking were quantified and compared across wealth and education levels in low- and middle-income country groups."

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GSO 2012 Colloquium Series On NCDs

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30 octubre, 2012

30 October 2012

Geneva, Switzerland.

"Developing a Framework for a Call to Action: A Collaborative Multi-Stakeholder and Multi-Sectoral Approach for Non-Communicable Diseases"

Host: Geneva Social Observatory

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2nd Anniversary of the HLM on NCDs

We are very proud and happy to mark the second anniversary of the UN High-Level Meeting on the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases and the adoption of the Political Declaration on NCDs on 19-20 September 2011.

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World Heart Day

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29 septiembre, 2012

29 September 2012

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World No Tobacco Day Celebrated Across the World

Tue, 06/15/2010

North Africa program “Smoke-free at Work” initiative On World No Tobacco Day, hundreds of youth from Tunisia and Algeria gathered at one of the many community activism events organized by a handful of Youth Advocacy Leaders, as part of the “Smoke-free at Work” Initiative (or “Travaillons Sans Fumée”, its name in French), to raise awareness around the dangers of secondhand smoke in the workplace.

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La Alianza de ENT anfitriona diálogo regional sobre sistemas de salud centrados en las personas en África

Mon, 05/03/2021

El primero de cuatro diálogos regionales multisectoriales se celebrará el 10 de mayo y se centrará en la región africana. La Alianza de ENT reunirá a sus miembros de la red y a la comunidad más amplia de ENT para discutir enfoques sobre sistemas de salud centrados en las personas.

Spanish

Las alianzas de Ruanda, México y Tanzania revelan desafíos para las ENT y la cobertura universal de salud

Mon, 05/03/2021

Los representantes gubernamentales, las OSC y personas que viven con ENT se reunieron para discutir los principales desafíos y las brechas en las políticas para abordar a las ENT y la Cobertura Sanitaria Universal en México, Ruanda y Tanzania.

Spanish

NCDA to host regional dialogue on people-centred health systems in Africa

Mon, 05/03/2021

The first of four multisectoral regional dialogues will be held on 10 May, focusing on the African region. NCDA will bring together members of its network and the broader NCD community to discuss approaches to people-centred health systems. 

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Rwanda, Mexico and Tanzania alliances reveal challenges for NCDs and UHC

Mon, 05/03/2021

Government representatives, CSOs and people living with NCDs came together to discuss the main challenges and policy gaps to address NCDs and Universal Health Coverage in Mexico, Rwanda and Tanzania. 

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La Alianza de ENT promueve la participación significativa de las personas que viven con ENT a través de una Carta Mundial

Mon, 04/26/2021

Las personas que viven con ENT deben participar en las decisiones y acciones que afectan su vida y su salud. La Alianza de ENT tiene como objetivo promover esta participación a través de una Carta Mundial sobre la Participación Significativa, desarrollada junto con personas que viven con ENT.

 

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