Third United Nations High-level Meeting on NCDs

Last 27 September 2018, the United Nations General Assembly staged the third High-level Meeting on the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), which undertook a comprehensive review of the global and national progress achieved in putting measures in place that protect people from dying too young from NCDs. READ More

To mark this occasion, SEATCA released the fourth edition of the ASEAN Tobacco Control Atlas. 41 million people are killed each year by NCDs, including heart and lung disease, cancers and diabetes, for which tobacco use is a leading but entirely preventable common risk factor. READ More