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Armenian Healthcare Ministry wins award of UN Interagency Task Force on NCDs

Armenian Healthcare Ministry wins award of UN Interagency Task Force on NCDs

YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 25, ARMENPRESS. Armenia’s ministry of healthcare won award of the United Nations Interagency Task Force on the prevention and control of Non-communicable Diseases (UNIATF) during the Task Force meeting, the ministry told Armenpress.

The award took into account Armenia’s achievements in the fight against Non-communicable Diseases, including the policy run for reducing and preventing the negative impact of tobacco types, their substitutes.

The ministry of healthcare made major efforts in the fight against the growing burden of NCDs, by showing a coordinated approach.

The Armenian government had developed a number of strategic measures and legislative changes for effectively conducting the fight against the NCDs.

Editing and Translating by Aneta Harutyunyan

 








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