Policy - Multisectoral Action Plan (2015-2019)

End date:
Published year:
March 2015
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Nutrition policy, strategy or plan focusing on specific nutrition areas


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 


The ultimate goal is to achieve an 8 % relative reduction in preventable premature deaths due to NCDs in St Vincent and the Grenadines by 2019.


Objectives :

  1. To strengthen coordination and management of NCD prevention and control;
  2. To promote integration of NCD prevention policies, frameworks and actions through multisectoral approaches;
  3. To reduce risk factors (tobacco use, harmful use of alcohol, physical inactivity, unhealthy eating, obesity) and promote healthy and active living for health and well-being through life course approach;
  4. To strengthen the health system at all levels in public and private sectors which improves access to quality health services and financial risk protection; and
  5. To improve the quality and breadth of NCD and risk factor surveillance system and strengthen operational research for planning, monitoring, and evaluation of NCD-related policies and programmes.

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