WHO Global Conference on NCDs
Enhancing policy coherence to prevent and control noncommunicable diseases
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.
- About the conference
Preliminary programme structure (version dated 4 July 2017)
Information for participants
Countdown to the NCDs conference
UN agencies have joined forces in countries around the world to push for multisectoral action on NCDs.