Regional Communicators Meet to Develop Campaigns to Address Non-communicable Diseases. | SMN News

Willemstad, Curacao:—The Regional Health Communications Network (RHCN) made up of communications and health promotion specialists from across the English, French and Dutch Caribbean countries and territories, met to develop region-wide public education campaigns to address non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and wellness.

The RHCN was established by the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) in 2015 to develop, implement, sustain, monitor and evaluate communication responses to priority health issues in the Region.

Caribbean Ministers of Health have long recognised the critical role communication plays in health. In 2016, Ministers at the Thirtieth Meeting of the Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) proposed a

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