Policy - NCD strategic plan

Date:
2016
End year:
2025
Published by:
Ministry of Health
Published year:
2016
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
NCD policy, strategy or plan with healthy diet components

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Goals
Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

Targets
The Seychelles NCD Strategy adopts the 9 national voluntary targets agreed by WHO Member States:
1) 25% reduction of NCD
2) 10% reduction in alcohol use
3) 10% reduction in prevalence of insufficient physical activity
4) 30% reduction in mean population salt intake
5) 30% reduction in the prevalence of tobacco use
6) 25% reduction in the prevalence of raised blood pressure
7) 0% increase in obesity and diabetes
8) At least 50% of eligible people receiving drug therapy and counselling to prevent heart attack and stroke
9) At least 80% availability of the affordable technologies and essential medicines, including generics, required to treat major NCDs on both public and private facilities

Reference: 

WHO 2nd Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017

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