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Strengthening NCD civil society organizations

Report
This report presents the deliberations and recommendations of the participants of a two-day regional meeting on Strengthening NCD Civil Society Organizations. The meeting was attended by 94 participants, and aimed to stimulate a stronger civil society movement for the prevention and control of NCDs in the Region.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asian

Noncommunicable diseases prevention and control in the South-eastern Europe Health Network. An analysis of intersectoral collaboration (2012)

Report

This document provides an overview of the existing tools for implementing intersectoral action against NCDs and highlights developments in the fields of tobacco and nutrition in south-eastern Europe. It also contains recommendations on key action to strengthen intersectoral collaboration in the prevention and control of NCDs in Eastern Europe.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Approaches to establishing country-level, multisectoral coordination mechanisms for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases

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This document presents a 5x5 approach to guide governments in their efforts to set up effective coordination mechanisms for NCDs at the national and subnational levels.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asian

Prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases in the European Region: a progress report

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This report aims to demonstrate achievements made in the various proposed action areas of NCD prevention and control, reporting the activities already undertaken and future plans, through presentation of data for the region derived from WHO’s NCD Country Capacity Survey 2013.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Noncommunicable diseases risk behaviours among adults in the South East Asian Region: Findings from STEPS and GATS

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This publication conveys the most recent quantitative surveillance results focusing on noncommunicable disease (NCDs)-related risk behaviors among adults from the WHO STEPwise approach to NCD risk factor surveillance (STEPS) and tobacco use among adults from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) in Member States of the WHO South East Asian Region.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asian

Prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases in the European Region: A progress report

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This is mid-term report maps progress made by Member States in the WHO European Region in relation to the Action Plan for the implementation of the European Strategy on the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) 2012–2016. It combines the results of the 2013 WHO NCD Country Capacity Survey with more detailed descriptions of responses, highlights and innovative practices in the Region.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Country capacity for noncommunicable disease prevention and control in the WHO European Region

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This publication reports on selected results of the global survey of country capacity for the prevention and control of NCDs 2009-2010 for the countries in the WHO European Region to inform the sixtieth session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Development of a regional strategic action plan with indicators and targets for prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases in the South East Asian Region

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This report presents the technical deliberations among 100 high-level stakeholders who attended a regional consultation to develop a Regional Strategic Action Plan with indicators and targets for the preven!on and control of NCDs in the South East Asian Region.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asian

The main indicators of the WHO Global Monitoring Framework (GMF) on Noncommunicable Diseases 2016

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This set of data and graphs comes from a diverse range of WHO sources and provides an account of the status and progress of key NCD indicators, highlighted in colour, in countries of the European Region. Specific diabetes-related indicators are also presented to showcase the relevance of this special topic in the Region.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Towards more physical activity: Transforming public spaces to promote physical activity — a key contributor to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Europe (2017)

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This publication focuses on physical activity in Europe and how it can be supported through urban planning. It highlights continued expansion of city populations,creating a growing need to develop ways of supporting physical activity in dense urban settings.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

The main indicators of the WHO Global Monitoring Framework (GMF) on Noncommunicable Diseases 2016

Report

This set of data and graphs comes from a diverse range of WHO sources and provides an account of the status and progress of key NCD indicators, highlighted in colour, in countries of the European Region. Specific diabetes-related indicators are also presented to showcase the relevance of this special topic in the Region. (Russian)

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Towards more physical activity: Transforming public spaces to promote physical activity — a key contributor to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Europe (2017)

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This publication focuses on physical activity in Europe and how it can be supported through urban planning. It highlights continued expansion of city populations,creating a growing need to develop ways of supporting physical activity in dense urban settings. (Russian)

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Country experiences in integrated policy development for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (2015)

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This publication is intended as a source of inspiration for policy-makers tasked with the elaboration or revision of national strategies for and action plans on NCDs. It compiles the experiences of and lessons emerging from selected countries in the WHO European Region in elaborating national integrated NCD plans.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Better food and nutrition in Europe – Progress report (2018)

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This report highlights progress achieved in the WHO European Region and Member States in implementing the European food and nutrition action plan 2015–2020 and presents selected epidemiological data on the nutritional status of populations throughout the Region and on implementation of policies recommended in regional and global frameworks to promote healthy nutrition and prevent obesity.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

Better noncommunicable disease outcomes: challenges and opportunities for health systems. Tajikistan country assessment (2014)

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This report focuses on cardiovascular diseases and their risk factors in Tajikistan. It identifies key health system challenges that prevent greater coverage of core noncommunicable diseases interventions and services, and proposes three strategic recommendations to accelerate gains in cardiovascular diseases outcomes.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Europe

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