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International processes to tackle NCDs

WCRF International works to encourage and support the development of effective international policies and processes to reduce the prevalence of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes.

We contribute to the development and implementation of the World Health Organization's (WHO) global policy architecture for NCDs - the international processes governing the approach to NCDs.

Following the historic adoption of the United Nations Political Declaration on the Prevention and Control of NCDs, the WHO were mandated to develop a global architecture for the prevention and control of NCDs, including cancer. As of 2013, this consisted of:

United Nations NYC Headquarters - global policy architecture for Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)