Financing the fight against NCDs

26 Oct 2015

What can be done to assure sustainable financing to combat NCDs, which cause 49.8 percent of death and disability in low- and middle-income countries, asks the article’s author Katie Dain, executive director of the NCD Alliance.

She makes three suggestions:

1. Collect better data on current resources going into the NCDs fight;
2. Create a comprehensive investment framework to ensure strategic use of scarce resources;
3. While the global community has recognised the importance of domestic revenue sources, such as tobacco taxation, donors must provide catalytic funding.

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