NCDFREE is a crowdsourced global social movement dedicated to getting NCDs on the map of young people everywhere. We do this through social media, design, short film and creative events. In our first five years, we’ve reached millions of people worldwide, hosted 10 advocacy bootcamps, and produced more than 70 short films about NCDs and our work.


What are NCDs?

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are some of the biggest killers worldwide, accounting for 70% of all deaths globally. They include cardiovascular disease, cancers, respiratory diseases, and diabetes—many of which are lifestyle-related and preventable.


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Being a social movement, NCDFREE is only as strong as its supporters! Get behind us today and join the family. Find out first, about new films, upcoming events and our latest articles!


Amazing things happen when amazing people come together for a great cause. Our Bootcamps do just that, they connect, educate and inspire, and the results have been amazing!

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High-Level Recommendations on NCDs: Turning Suggestion into Action

By | May 22nd, 2018|

From May 10-16th, the WHO Independent High-Level Commission on NCDs released a draft of its [...]

#WHA71: How Can We Promote Sustainable Change?

By | May 14th, 2018|

This year has already been a big one for NCD policymaking and the NCDFREE team, [...]

Podcast: nutrition labeling and the obesity epidemic

By | August 25th, 2017|

Obesity is now a major public health problem globally, including in the United States. Worse, [...]

Feasting for our future as millennials table solutions

By | January 3rd, 2017|

This week, I had the pleasure of sitting with Jessica Renzella - an Australian PhD student with [...]