Lancet NCDI Poverty Commission Report Launched
The landmark report of the Lancet NCDI Poverty Commission can be accessed here.
December 17, 2020
The event highlighted the work and ongoing efforts of the national commissions and underlined the primary goal of the NCDI Poverty Network – which aims to build and expand a community of stakeholders focused on preventing the death and suffering of people doubly afflicted by NCDs and extreme poverty.
The Lancet Commission on Reframing NCDs and Injuries for the Poorest Billion landmark report launched
September 14, 2020
This landmark report draws attention to the burden of NCDs in rural, lower-resource settings – severe conditions such as type 1 diabetes, rheumatic heart disease, pediatric cancers, and sickle cell disease that disproportionately impact younger and more marginalized communities.
Innovative approaches for protecting people living with severe NCDs in extreme poverty during COVID-19
June 23, 2020
National NCDI Poverty Commissions across sub-Saharan Africa have developed innovative approaches to protecting people with severe NCDs in settings of extreme poverty during the COVID-19 Pandemic.