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National Policy for the Prevention and Control of Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases in Ghana

Ministry of Health; Republic of Ghana Country Resources General Health Policies Ghana 31 December 2012 Policy document early intervention, non communicable disease, prevention

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This national policy sets out the broad path Ghana will pursue in its efforts to prevent and control the chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs). It draws inspiration from various national and international policy and strategy papers including those of the World Health Organization (WHO).


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