Zimbabwe in Drive to Contain Non-Communicable Diseases

Addressing the World Health Organisation Global Conference in Uruguay, President Robert Mugabe has said that government is making efforts to establish an inter-ministerial task force on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and has through the Ministry of Health and Child Care developed a national NCDs policy.

  • Zimbabwe:   Govt in Drive to Contain NCDs

    The Herald, 19 October 2017

    Government is making efforts to establish an Inter-Ministerial Task Force on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) because such diseases need a multi-sectoral response, President Mugabe… Read more »

President Mugabe addresses a plenary session of the World Health Organisation Global Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases in Montevideo, Uruguay.

  • Zimbabwe:   Govt to Tap Aids Levy for Cancer

    The Herald, 19 October 2017

    GOVERNMENT will now use resources mobilised through the Aids Levy to fight the cancer scourge that continues to ravage society. It is estimated that 7 000 Zimbabweans are diagnosed… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Free Breast Cancer Screening On Cards

    The Herald, 19 October 2017

    The Anglican parish of St James in Warren Park, Harare, will host a free breast cancer screening day on Saturday as part of the country's October breast cancer awareness campaign.… Read more »


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