Fact Sheets

2016 NCD Child Fact Sheet (English)

The updated NCD Child 2016 Fact Sheet features updated information and statistics pertaining to NCD's in Children, Adolescents, and Young People. Spanish version coming soon. 

2015 NCD Child Fact Sheet (Spanish)

Hoja informative para de las enfermedades no transmisibles. 2016 versión de llegar pronto.

2017 NCD Child Fact Sheet (Arabic)

The NCD Child Fact Sheet is now available in Arabic!


June 2016 Newsletter

Youth Voices: Reflections from #WHA69

March 2016 Newsletter

From clinic to the community: NCD advocates at Asia Pacific Congress of Pediatrics

Global Data

WHO: Global status report on noncommunicable diseases 2014

This global status report on prevention and control of NCDs (2014) is framed around the nine voluntary global targets.


Country Collaborations for the Prevention & Management of NCDs in Young People (2016)

Provides insight into the NCD Child advocacy workshop series’ training model, an overview of the completed trainings, follow-up activities, and lessons learned in the year since the series was launched. 

NCD Alliance CFWG: A Focus on Children & NCDs (2011)

Recommendations for UN Member States to guarantee that the ‘best interests of the child’ is a primary consideration in policy formulation related to NCDs.

Summary of Recommendations (2011)

Remembering our Future at the UN Summit on NCDs in September 2011

Issue Briefs

A New Era for Action: The Sustainable Development Goals (2015)

A new resource for young advocates to use in acting on the new sustainable development goals.

Call to Action on NCDs, Child Survival, and Child Health

New action brief from NCD Child with actionable opportunities for child and adolescent stakeholders to effectively impact the post-2015 development agenda.

Policy Brief: Sustaining Human Development - Leveraging Early Life Opportunities for NCDs (2014)

A new Policy Brief: Sustaining Human Development - Leveraging Early Life Opportunities for NCDs, by NCD Alliance, DOHaD, PMNCH, and NCD Child, is now available for download.


The Oakland Statement: Putting NCDs, Children and Adolescents on the Broader Global Health and Development Agenda

A statement issued by organizations attending the Oakland Conference on NCDs in Children and Adolescents in 2012 which synthesizes the key challenges, concerns and constraints faced by children and adolescents living with NCDs.

Sharjah Declaration on NCDs

A 2015 commitment from more than 200 civil society organizations from 40 nations pledging to increase action and accountability in reducing and preventing NCD’s.

Action Plans

Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases (2013-2020)

Global action plan for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases for the period 2013–2020, building on what has already been achieved through the implementation of the 2008–2013 action plan.