Very important high level meeting on non-communicable diseases #NCDs will take place in September. To date negotiations on political declaration to come from it disappoint - for ex, on running away from need for #sugartax. Read more from
𝟏 𝐦𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐡 to go till the HLM on #NCDs (27 Sep). Attendance of Heads of State / Government is looking good but will we also see positive changes to the Political Declaration? See our critique ➡️ #enoughNCDs #HLM3 #beatNCDs
MEDIA RELEASE: Draft Political Declaration for UN High-Level Meeting on Noncommunicable Diseases lacks strength and ambition required to avoid a preventable global health crisis #HLM3 #NCDs. #enoughNCDs #beatNCDs #howNCDs
STATEMENT: NCD civil society called for an ambitious outcome document for #HLM3 on #NCDs to reinvigorate the global NCD response. What we are getting is a Political Declaration that lacks necessary strength & ambition. #enoughNCDs #beatNCDs #howNCDs ➡️ 
“... this Political Declaration is not nearly as ambitious, innovative nor ground-breaking as it needs to be to deliver on the commitments that Heads of State and Government made in 2011, 2014” #HLM3
With negotiations on Political Declaration for UN General Assembly High-level Meeting on #NCDs largely complete, releases its verdict on the agreement: mixed but on balance disappointed – looking for national leadership to fill the breach
With weak language on fiscal measures, the draft Political Declaration for the HLM on #NCDs omits known solutions such as price and taxation as effective public health policies. Read our full media statement: #enoughNCDs #HLM3 #beatNCDs
Like we are disappointed that this #HLM3 Political Declaration is not nearly as ambitious & we deplored omission of Sugar Tax & other critical solutions but also a strong mention on access to treatment ! Read our statement
⭐️: “We are disappointed that the 2018 #HLM3 #NCDs Political Declaration is not nearly as ambitious, innovative nor ground-breaking as it needs to be to deliver on the commitments that Heads of State and Government made in 2011 and 2014”
Although the Polit. Declaration for Thursday's HLM on #NCDs is unambitious & insufficient, the #NCD agenda 𝙝𝙖𝙨 advanced since 2014. Our side-event Wednesday will celebrate progress, then start charting a more impactful future path ⏩ #enoughNCDs #UNGA
What is our position on today's HLM on #NCDs? 🔶Though it has pos. points the Political Declaration is inadequate BUT 🔶Leaders know what works - #BestBuys SO 🔶They must take major steps now AND 🔶We will be watching - #NCDCountdown #enoughNCDs #UNGA
As permanent missions gather for an info briefing in Geneva today about the HLMs on NCDs and TB it's timely to share again our media release on the shortcomings of the draft Political Declaration for #HLM3 - #enoughNCDs #beatNCDs #UNGA
Disappointment with Draft Political Declaration for UN High-Level Meeting on #NCDs | ‘lacks strength and ambition’ says | Controversial omission of WHO recommended #sugar, #alcohol and #tobacco taxes #STAX #SDGs
Exactly 𝟏 𝐦𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐡 to go till the HLM on #NCDs (27 Sep). Attendance of Heads of State / Government is looking good but will we also see positive changes to the Political Declaration? See our critique ➡️ #enoughNCDs #HLM3 #beatNCDs
“... this Political Declaration is not nearly as ambitious, innovative nor ground-breaking as it needs to be to deliver on the commitments that Heads of State and Government made in 2011, 2014” #HLM3
The stakes are extremely high for the 3rd High-Level Meeting on #NCDs says . With less than a month to go, read our latest update: #enoughNCDs #HLM3 #beatNCDs
The Political Declaration of the High-Level Meeting on #NCDs: the good, the bad, and the clock is ticking. Read our critique - #enoughNCDs #HLM3 #UNGA73 #beatNCDs