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Healthy Caribbean Coalition - Caribbean Civil Society Action Plan for tackling chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCDs): 2008-2011

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Caribbean Civil Society Action Plan non-communicable diseases (CNCDs): 2008-2011

1. Introduction This plan has been produced to assist the development and functioning of a Caribbean Civil society CNCD network/coalition and as a guide for action for tackling CNCDs by Caribbean civil society.

It aims to complement and support activities and programmes in countries and civil society organizations throughout the region. It is a holistic integrated plan for the years 2008-2011 developed in a participative manner by the invitees and attendees of the Caribbean Civil Society led CNCD conference titled “Healthy Caribbean 2008 – A Wellness Revolution Conference”, 16-18 October 2008.

The plan has as its frame of reference, and supports,the Heads of Government of CARICOM Declaration of Port-of-Spain “Uniting to Stop the Epidemic of Chronic Noncommunicable diseases” with a commitment of civil society to take necessary action to foster the mandates of that declaration.

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