Shaping an East Africa free of NCDs through people centered interventions and transformative development
The regional NCD Conference 2022 is the first of its kind gathering on NCDs happening in the East African region aiming at bringing the different countries of the region and more together for policy shaping and innovation, knowledge sharing and nurturing discussions towards improved access to quality NCDs services and care nationally, regionally and beyond
Join the 1st regional NCD Conference: a 2 day event aiming to gather policymakers and implementers, international organizations, private sector, academia, civil society, and people living with NCDs from the East African region and beyond.
This will be conducted in a hybrid mode, so you can participate in the conference both in person and virtually.
Distinguished Applicants, we welcome you to the Regional NCD Conference application portal!
Thank you for your interest in joining the Regional NCD Conference 2022.
The registration fee includes access to the conference education and social activities, meals and transportation.
This event will take place on the 24-25th November 2022, Kigali Marriot Hotel.
24th November - 25th November 2022
Kigali Marriot Hotel
Regional NCD Conference:
A. Policies interventions in the area of NCDs.
Global and Regional NCDs policies and regulations
Regional integration, intergovernmental, and cross border interventions for NCDs
NCDs financing and resource allocation
Building resilient health systems
East Africa NCDs Alliances partnerships: Opportunities and challenges
National NCD coordination mechanisms: experience from EAC countries.
B. Science and technology:
Increasing the availability of evidence based data to inform policy development, monitoring and evaluation for NCDs
Embracing/Integrating technology and digital health innovations to strengthen the response to NCDs in East Africa.
Leveraging the use of technology in achieving resilient healthcare systems for future emergencies
Trade and investment for a healthy lifestyle
NCDs and communicable diseases
Mental health and disabilities
C. Community interventions:
Designing subnational and community centered strategies and transformative interventions in the fight against NCDs
Bringing together healthcare providers, CSOs, People living with NCDs and other stakeholders to address NCDs.
Empowerment and meaningful involvement of PLWNCDs: Nothing for us, without us.
Availability and accessibility of NCDs care in the EAC