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Increasing of the non-communicable diseases in Tajikistan

In recent years, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have shown increasing impact on health status of populations in all over the world. NCDs are the leading cause of mortality and a serious public health threat to developing countries and Tajikistan is not an exception.

Reduction of the burden of non-communicable diseases is given a special attention in the National Health Strategy of Tajikistan thus the Red Crescent Society of Tajikistan (RCST) has submitted the project proposal to the Defeat-NCD Partnership to start activities to combat NCDs in Tajikistan from the districts of Rasht valley.

In the end of the June 2018, Programme Specialist of the Defeat-NCD Partnership Dr. Tuvshinjargal Chimed jointly with the Deputy Secretary General of the Red Crescent Society of Tajikistan Ms. Dilorom Mirova have visited two districts of Rasht valley (Rasht and Tajikabad) for familiarization with the situation, related on NCDs and carried out monitoring of capacity of primary health care services in abovementioned districts.

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