This side meeting is intended to foster an exchange between government leaders, external partners, academic researchers, and civil society on actions required to discuss actions required to address the burden of NCDs on MNH outcomes through a systems perspective. Experiences from countries in the ASEAN region will be highlighted with relevant challenges and solutions.
Expected outputs and outcomes:
• Foster dialogue between country officials, international donors, academic researchers, and civil society on promoting health systems approaches to alleviate burden of NCDs on MNH
• Discuss ways of setting up an information network
• Discuss data and evidence needs to monitor progress across countries
• Identify key priorities for further advocacy