NCD Strategic & Implementation Action Plan Workshop

Local Health Professionals yesterday morning at a workshop aimed at discussing ways to manage and control Chronic Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

The Workshop was organized by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, as it continues to implement new policies to address these diseases.

According to Permanent Secretary Louis DeShong, NCD’s are now the leading cause of death worldwide, and represent
Mr. de Shong added that multi sectorial approach is needed essential to tackle NCD’s at home and in the region