SUNI-SEA NCD self-care application As in other lower- and middle-income countries, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are a significant and increasing public health issue for the Myanmar population…
Scaling-up NCD Interventions in South-East Asia (SUNI-SEA)
Through evidence-based research in Indonesia, Myanmar and Vietnam, SUNI-SEA will help inform countries how to effectively scale up strategies to tackle non-communicable diseases.
Reaching more people with evidence-based community approaches to healthy ageing
As part of the SUNI-SEA Project (Scaling up Non-Communicable Diseases in Southeast Asia) community interventions component, a comprehensive package of training modules was developed. Training modules include participatory training methods; health …
Compilation of SUNI-SEA training and health education materials
In the project, we provide quality trainings to health care workers and volunteers in health promotion, screening, early diagnosis and basic treatment for diabetes and hypertension. Training materials have been adapted…
Our message to community members
From time to time there are programmes for screening for diabetes and hypertension in your community. Trained volunteers offer these services, often in collaboration with health facilities…
A worldwide health concern
Source: World Health Organization – Noncommunicable Diseases (NCD) Country Profiles, 2018.
Will synergies between community-based activities and primary health care services enhance impact on health?
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