Noncommunicable diseases

Target 9: Provide essential medicines to treat NCDs

Global Monitoring Framework for NCDs

Target 9 - An 80% availability of the affordable basic technologies and essential medicines, including generics, required to treat major NCDs in both public and private facilities

The "Global monitoring framework for NCDs" will track the implementation of the NCD action plan through monitoring and reporting on the attainment of the global targets in 2015-2020. The 25 indicators and the 9 voluntary global targets of the framework provide overall direction and the action plan provides a road map for reaching the targets.