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Commonwealth leaders issue landmark statement on NCDs

01.12.2009 16:20

Commonwealth leaders issue landmark statement on NCDs

 

The World Heart Federation is proud to underline that our members in the Commonwealth States’ lobbying efforts were of great help in placing the NCDs issue at the forefront of the discussions.

On Sunday, 29th November, the Commonwealth Heads Of Governments Meeting has come to an end in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. On this occasion, the Commonwealth States have issued a special statement on Commonwealth Action to Fight NCDs, a rare occurrence that constitutes a very positive signal in the global fight against NCDs. The World Heart Federation is proud to underline that our members in the Commonwealth States’ lobbying efforts were of great help in placing the NCDs issue at the forefront of the discussions.

View the full Commonwealth Statement on NCDs >