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  • 2021 World Health Assembly (WHA74)

    12th February 2021

    The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO). It is attended by delegations from all WHO Member States and focuses on a specific health agenda prepared by the Executive Board. It is held annually in Geneva, Switzerland. 

  • Uniting for action: Operationalising the Global Diabetes Compact to improve access to care for people living with diabetes

    21st June 2021

    To ensure that the 74th WHA outcomes truly meet the needs of people living with diabetes, join us on Friday 25th June, virtually, to explore the next steps for key stakeholders and for people living with diabetes worldwide. 

  • 8 key moments from 74th World Health Assembly

    14th June 2021

    NCD Alliance's Policy and Advocacy Director, Nina Renshaw reflects on the top 8 moments of the 74th World Health Assembly. 

  • Investing in Health: NCD Prevention and COVID-19 Recovery

    11th May 2021

    Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart disease, lung disease and cancer account for 7 out of 10 deaths worldwide, with inequitable impacts where poverty is high. As the world continues to navigate the pandemic, governments must prioritize smart and strategic investments to reduce the growing burden of NCDs and close the widening health gaps due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On the sidelines of the 74th World Health Assembly, Vital Strategies and NCD Alliance invite you to a virtual discussion on proven policies that governments can adopt to tilt away from ill health and showcase examples of leadership on NCD prevention.

  • 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA73)

    28th February 2020

    This page will provide information as it becomes available
    • About the WHA and official WHO information, schedule & resources
    • NCD Alliance Activities and Events & regularly updated NCD-related WHA73 events calendar
    • NCD Alliance Advocacy Resources including Briefing & Joint Statements
    • NCD Alliance Social Media Materials