Chronic diseases and health promotion

Global Forum on Chronic Diseases Prevention and Control

Together in global action: Africa, Europe, South-East Asia, the Americas, the Eastern Mediterranean, the Western Pacific


Participants in the global forum will include representatives of Regional Networks, Member States, and WHO.

Representatives of major nongovernmental organizations will also be invited to participate. These could include the World Medical Association, World Heart Federation, International Diabetes Federation, International Union Against Cancer, Chronic Obstructive Respiratory Disease Society and socioeconomic development agencies such as the World Bank and WHO Collaborating Centers.