National NCDs Program

Non-Communicable Disease Programme

VISION:

To reduce the burden of NCDs in Tanzania

MISSIONS:

  • Strengthen and re orient health systems to address NCDs through promotive, preventive curative and rehabilitative services
  • Strengthen national capacity for NCD Prevention and health promotion approached targeting all modifiable risk factors (Alcohol, Tobacco, Diet and Sedentary life) and other social determinants.
  • To strengthen leadership, governance, multi-sectoral collaboration and accountability for prevention and control of NCDs.
  • To Strengthen national capacity for NCDs surveillance, research for evidence-based planning, monitoring and evaluation.