On 2 July 2013, NCD Child released their latest issues paper, ‘Young People and NCDs: Harnessing the Culture of Technology”. The paper was launched in the margins of the 2013 UN Economic and Social Council's annual meeting, held in Palais des Nations, Geneva this year. The Roundtable, organised jointly by ITU and IFPMA focused on 'Mobile Worlds, Mobile Actions -mHealth: The Opportunity for NCDs'.
The paper highlights examples of best practice from around the world, and demonstrate how stakeholders from all levels are now harnessing the culture of technology to effectively prevent and manage NCDs across the life-course.
Please click on the link below to access the paper:
Duncan M. Matheka
BSc, CPA, MBChB 5
School of Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya
NCD Child Youth Representative in Geneva 2013
African Representative, Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network
Tel: +254 726 469 147