Responding to the disease burden of Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases
(NCD), the WCO will help strengthen the national capacity to reduce morbidity and mortality
due to AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, achieve high-level immunization coverage with all
antigens in order to reduce the burden of vaccine-preventable diseases, achieve the eradication
of polio, elimination/control of measles and neonatal tetanus, reduce morbidity due to
helminthiasis, eliminate leprosy, intensify surveillance and response to epidemic-prone
diseases, and reduce/control the burden of NCDs, while paying atten...