Namibia Introduces New Drive to Prevent and Control NCDs
The new strategy launched with support from the WHO is part of national efforts to increase investment in addressing modifiable risk factors related to NCDs as well as to increase universal health coverage for patients.
Inaugural National Health Assembly Held
New Era, 18 July 2018
The Ministry of Health and Social Services on Monday hosted its first ever National Health Assembly, a platform that will deliberate on health matters affecting Namibia. Read more »
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