Policies and Plans

These are the major policies and plans that provide the framework for action on NCDs (not an exhaustive list):

Caribbean policies and plans

  1. Port of Spain Declaration: “Uniting to stop the Epidemic of NCDs’
  2. Caribbean Cooperation in Health Phase IV (CCH IV)
  3. Six Point Policy

Regional (Americas) policies and plans

  1. Plan of Action for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases in the Americas 2013-2019.

Global policies and plans

  1. Sustainable Development Goals
  2. United Nations Political Declaration on NCDs 2011, 2014, and 2018
  3. World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control 
  4. Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of NCDs 2013-2020