Fighting Endemic NCDs and Injuries Among the Poorest
Join NCD Synergies, a project of Partners In Health, in eliminating preventable deaths and suffering due to noncommunicable diseases and injuries among the extremely poor and hardest to reach. Together we can ensure everyone gains access to the care they need.
June 06, 2018
In late May 2018, NCD Synergies attended the 71st World Health Assembly in Geneva. At WHA, a Resolution on Rheumatic Fever and RHD was adopted, which is of particular interest to populations in settings of extreme poverty. Universal health coverage and the UN High-Level Meeting on NCDs were also major discussion points throughout the week.
May 14, 2018
The Nepal NCDI Poverty Commission is the first National Commission to launch a national report, featuring national-level analysis and key findings to guide NCDI clinical implementation and care. The report was launched alongside global Commissioners, the Nepal MOH, and WHO.
December 20, 2017
From 2017-2020, Partners In Health will be collaborating with Helmsley Charitable Trust on a $12 million partnership to support increased access to type 1 diabetes and integrated NCD care across four PIH sites in sub-Saharan Africa and Haiti.