The SA NCD Alliance and 100 stakeholders agreed to a short-term action plan. The main points of agreement are listed below but without suggesting which one is most important.

  1. Support the National NCDs Plan but to hold government accountable
  2. Collaborate to fight NCDs (within and across sectors) in the NCDs Multisectoral Working Group (nMWG)
  3. SA NCD Alliance to be the lead organisation in the fight against the NCDs
  4. Strengthen national NCDs research agenda and capacity
  5. Use the national civil society non-communcable disease report as a NCDs advocacy tool
  6. Unrelenting action to strengthen NCDs systems culminating in a stakeholder meeting in August 2014

Read the finer details and see the process that we used to come to this action plan NCDs PRIORITIES FOR ACTION may 2014 final