Webinar – Resourcing for health in the Covid-19 era: maximising bang for buck

The resourcing – or lack of it – for global health is an ongoing and increasingly urgent concern. There has been a steady decline in overseas development assistance (ODA) for health over a number of years and, even within this shrinking pot, spending is often far from reflective of the global burden of disease: less than 2% of health ODA, for example, is spent on non-communicable diseases.

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Coming in January 2021: UK Working Group on NCDs webinar on making the most of global health resources

This event has now taken place: you can read our report of it here and it is available to watch at https://bit.ly/resourcingforhealth.

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Global Week for Action on NCDs: time for change

September is always a time of change, as summer ends and the new academic year begins. This year it also coincides with the merger of two of the UK’s government departments: the Department for International Development and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office have combined to create the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO).

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