WHO conferences

Global NCDs conference

WHO Global Conference on NCDs - Montevideo, Uruguay, 18-20 October 2017

18-20 October 2017
Montevideo, Uruguay

From 18-20 October, 2017, world leaders will meet in Montevideo, Uruguay, to promote health and national development through taking action to beat noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), cardiovascular diseases, cancer, chronic lung diseases and diabetes. WHO, the Office of the President of Uruguay, and that country’s Ministry of Health are organizing the Global Conference on NCDs.

Global Ministerial Conference

First WHO Global Ministerial Conference; Ending tuberculosis in the sustainable development era: A multisectoral response; 16 -17 November 2017 Moscow, Russian Federation

16-17 November 2017
Moscow, Russian Federation

The Global Ministerial Conference “Ending TB in the Sustainable Development Era: A Multisectoral Response” aims to accelerate country implementation of the WHO End TB Strategy in order to reach the End TB targets set by the World Health Assembly and the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Ministerial Conference will inform the UN General Assembly High-Level Meeting on TB in 2018.”