Noncommunicable diseases and mental health

WHO tools to prevent and control noncommunicable diseases

WHO/SEARO/V. Gupta-Smith

March 2014 -- This section provides links to WHO tools for the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) - from setting national targets and developing national multisectoral policies and plans to measuring results. The list of tools is not exhaustive but is intended to provide information and guidance on effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of evidence-based interventions, taking into account the "Global NCD action plan 2013-2020".

Assessing national capacity for the prevention and control of NCDs

The NCD document repository provides access to national NCD targets, policies, and guidelines submitted by Member States to WHO. While the majority of documents were received as part of each Member State’s response to the 2015 NCD Country Capacity Survey

Tools for developing, implementing and monitoring the National Multisectoral Action Plan for NCD Prevention and Control

Key steps leading to the development, implementation and monitoring of the National Multisectoral Action Plan on NCDs.