Denmark Hosts WHO Global Dialogue On Financing NCD Efforts

WHO: Denmark hosts the WHO Global Dialogue on Partnerships for Sustainable Financing of Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Control
“…Tackling [noncommunicable diseases (NCDs)] is a global priority, but despite this, investment is still lacking and action is needed to reach the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal target 3.4 of reducing premature deaths from NCDs by one-third by 2030. In response, Denmark is co-hosting the WHO Global Dialogue in Copenhagen from 9 to 11 April 2018. … At the Dialogue in Copenhagen, delegates from WHO Member States, development agencies, United Nations agencies and nongovernmental organizations, academia, philanthropic organizations, and business associations will explore new ways to address the critical gap in financing for national NCD responses…” (4/9).