Thematic areas - NDPHS

Thematic areas

The Partnership’s work is built around ten thematic areas. Seven of them are vertical, meaning that they are led by our Expert Groups specialised in different public health topics. The remaining three are cross-cutting – they are themes that touch upon the work of all our structures and are jointly implemented by everyone in the Partnership.

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The Expert Groups’ work emphasise health promotion and prevention of communicable and lifestyle-related non-communicable diseases. Currently, the topics of focus are: