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Who is the South African Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance (SANCDA+)


The SANCDA+ is a large loose grouping of individuals and organisations that seek to ensure the human rights of people living with NCDs+ (PLWNCDs+) in South Africa. These are members, allies and partners (MAP).We are a non-governmental organisation formed in 2013 that advocates for equitable non-communicable diseases(NCDs+) prevention and treatment in South Africa.

The SANCDA+ exists to ensure that people living with NCDs+ at any age, get their constitutional right to equal and quality NCDs+ prevention and management services and support without experiencing financial hardship. Four trusted NCDs+ advocacy organisations with over 200 years of service to South Africa established a civil society partnership. The founding members are the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), Diabetes SA, Heart and Stroke Foundation SA and PHANGO. Today it consist of more than 100 organisations and independent members.

Together we have 200 years of service for people living with NCDs+… Read More


We work with civil society organisations and individuals to focus on NCDs+ policy and implementation in South Africa. Public policy that is responsive to the all of our health needs and the illnesses we face…Read More


Our partners support the upfront disclosure and transparency of funding arrangements for stakeholders and partners. Our funding is received from philanthropic groups and supported by the NCDs+ Alliance …Read More