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BE HE@LTHY, BE MOBILE

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ITU and WHO, the UN information and communication technologies (ICTs) and health agencies​, have come together in a ground breaking new partnership to focus on the use of mobile technology to improve Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) prevention and treatment. This partnership aims to contribute to global and national efforts to save lives, minimize illness and disability, and reduce the social and economic burden due to NCDs. 

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News




5-7 February 2014: Global mWellness Workshop co-organized with the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. More…

31 January 2014: ITU and Bupa to host an Open Panel discussion on “The role of mHealth in transforming the health of the world”, London, UK. More…

2 July  2013:  IFPMA publishes “Health at Your Fingertips” showcasing mHealth solutions by Pharmaceutical companies. More...

2 July 2013: ECOSOC Roundtable Breakfast: ‘Mobile Worlds, Mobile Actions – mHealth: The Opportunity for Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)’.​ More...

22 May 2013: mHealth for NCD side event at the World Health Assembly. More...

Dubai, 17 October 2012: ITU and WHO launch m-Health initiative to combat non-communicable diseases. ​More...
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partners

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November 2013: Be He@lthy, Be Mobile to sign a Partnership agreement with BUPA.  More...​

October 2013: Verizon Foundation to provide a grant to Be He@lthy, Be Mobile. More…

July 2013: Be He@lthy, Be Mobile to sign a Partnership agreement with IFPMA. More…

Country implementation


July 2014: Global healthcare company GSK and Public Health England (PHE) will join Be He@lthy, Be Mobile. More...














November 2013: Senegal to launch an mDiabetes programme. More…













April 2013: Costa Rica Ministry of Health to launch an mHealth for Smoking Cessation. More…

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