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Current Projects

ICHA Resources Portal

ICHA is developing a web-based forum for alliance-building, resource-sharing and dialogue between on-the-ground…

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Tamil Nadu THI Collaboration

The Tribal Health Initiative (THI), an NGO in Tamil Nadu, India, operates a 24-bed hospital, community health outreach and various other programs for 21…

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Ghana Secondary Schools Program

Through a partnership with community leaders in Elmina, ICHA has worked with students and teachers to develop a senior…

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CVD News

Global Monitoring Framework for NCDs

Following a 3-day Member States Consultation in Geneva, Member States agreed on November 8, 2012, to groundbreaking global targets and indicators for the prevention and treatment of NCDs. This Framework is essential to make the hopes of…

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Increasing Recognition of Cardiovascular Diseases in the Developing World

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology reports that by 2030 cardiovascular diseases will outpace HIV to become the number one cause of death in low-income countries in Africa. Cardiovascular disease is already the leading cause…

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Slate Magazine Addresses Global Chronic Disease

Reporting on the “High Cost of Heart Disease and Cancer” in spring 2012, Slate Magazine informed readers of the global challenge of chronic diseases, reporting that while cardiovascular disease in low and middle income countries killed more…

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