Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) cause 41 million deaths annually

Nearly 80% of the  deaths due to chronic diseases 

occur in low- and middle-income countries

 2-4.2 millions deaths can be averted

if NCDs can be prevented

(DCP3, 2017)

WHAT'S NEW

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ABOUT THE BOOK

Non-communicable Disease Prevention: Best Buys, Wasted Buys, and Contestable Buys is a global public health good created by an international consortium of experts.

 

This evidence package aims to provide practical guidelines, key learning points, and dynamic case studies to assist NCD program managers, policy officers, and decision-makers in low– and middle-income countries (LMICs) in assessing and implementing interventions to prevent NCDs .

The book will be launched online on the 12th of December 2019 (Universal Health Coverage Day).

 

MEET THE TEAM

 
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Anthony J. Culyer

Editorial team and author of chapter 1,9, and 10

OUR BLOGS

MORE THAN A BOOK BUT A REAL WORLD GUIDE FOR NCD PREVENTION

BEST BUYS, WASTED BUYS, AND CONTROVERSIES IN NCD PREVENTION

FIVE MINUTES WITH… DR. YOT TEERAWATTANANON, PROJECT FOUNDER OF NCD PREVENTION: BEST BUYS, WASTED BUYS, AND CONTESTABLE BUYS

This work is supported by

CONTACT

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