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 October, 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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Event start date: 
29 September, 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.

English

Un nouveau rapport réaffirme l’importance d’une meilleure alimentation et de l’activité physique pour prévenir le cancer

Thu, 05/24/2018

Mieux manger et faire plus d’exercice peut contribuer à réduire les risques de cancer, réaffirme le troisième rapport d’une série d’études portant sur l’impact de l’alimentation, de la nutrition et de l’activité physique sur le cancer.

French

Integrated NCDs care: Shaping the Health Systems of the Future

Thu, 05/24/2018

The report provides a set of case studies demonstrating the practical benefits of an integrated approach to NCDs, drawn from countries including India, Malawi, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Kenya & Vietnam.

English

Enfoque integrado: Modelar los sistemas de salud del futuro

Thu, 05/24/2018

El informe proporciona una serie de estudios de casos de países como India, Malawi, Ruanda, Etiopía, Kenia y Vietnam que demuestran los beneficios prácticos de un enfoque integrado para las ENT.

Spanish

Nuevo informe refuerza el llamado por una mejor dieta y más actividad física para prevenir el cáncer

Thu, 05/24/2018

Comer mejor y hacer más ejercicio ayuda a reducir el riesgo de cáncer, reitera el tercer informe de la serie que estudia el impacto de la dieta, la nutrición y la actividad física en el cáncer.

Spanish

New York Fly-In Registration and Flight Reimbursement

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Please book your own flight before completing this registration form to apply for reimbursement. Kindly note that we will only be able to reimburse costs up to the amount specified previously.

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