Noncommunicable diseases

Technical Working Group Meeting on Regional Action Plan and Targets for Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, Bangkok, Thailand, 11-13 June 2013

The WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia convened a Technical Working Group meeting on “Regional Action Plan and Targets for Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases” in Bangkok, Thailand, from 11 to 13 June 2013. This was organized as a follow-up on the regional consultation held in New Delhi in February 2013 and World Health Assembly Resolution WHA66.10. Regional and International experts deliberated on the current data availability and capacity of Member States to report on the nine global voluntary targets. Discussions took place on mechanisms to build national capacity, strengthening of national surveillance and monitoring systems, as well as identification of the next steps for developing and implementing national action plans, indicators and targets at country level.

Meeting documents

Meeting presentations

Day 1: Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Day 2: Wednesday, 12 June 2013

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