Side-events co-sponsored by WHO
18-19 September 2011
Civil society and private sector participation in side-events:
There will be a limited number of places for civil society and private sector representatives in each side event. These will be allocated on a "first come, first served" basis. Pre-registration is not necessary.
Side-events taking place at the UN premises
18 September 2011, 17:30-19:00, New York Academy of Medicine
From burden to best buys: reducing the economic impact of NCDs
World Economic Forum, World Health Organization
19 September 2011, 13:15 to 14:30, Conference Room 3, United Nations
Side-event on targets and indicators for NCDs: "Noncommunicable diseases: what gets measured, gets done"
What gets measured gets done
What gets measured can get managed ... and measurement is the minimum demonstration of commitment
Social determinants of health
19 September 2011, 18:00-20:00, The Millennium Plaza Hotel
The role of universal health coverage in tackling noncommunicable diseases
Brazil, Thailand, Rockefeller Foundation, WHO