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(Part 1) Interactive Hearing as part of the preparatory process toward the third High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly on non-communicable diseases
5 Jul 2018 -  The United Nations General Assembly decided to hold a high-level meeting on 27 September 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases.
As part of the preparatory process for the high-level meeting, the President of the General Assembly, with the support of the World Health Organization, will organize and preside over an interactive civil society hearing with the active participation of senior-level representatives of Member States, observers of the General Assembly, parliamentarians, representatives of local government, relevant United Nations entities, non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, invited civil society organizations, philanthropic foundations, academia, medical associations, the private sector and broader communities.