WHO conference held in Oslo

Health ministers, high-level policy-makers, partners and experts of the 53 member countries in the WHO European region will meet in Oslo this week to discuss the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases.

The consultation will have a particular focus on developmental challenges, and is intended to assist the Member States in their preparation for the UN General Assembly High-Level meeting on Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases, September 2011.