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Healthy Caribbean Coalition represented at a side event during the Forty-fifth Session of the Commission on Population and Development Laying the Foundation for Healthy and Productive Living.

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Prevention of Non Communicable Diseases in Adolescents and Youth

Ms Krystal Boyea, Youth Ambassador, North America & the Caribbean, International Diabetes Federation represented the Healthy Caribbean Coalition at a side event during the Forty-fifth Session of the Commission on Population and Development Laying the Foundation for Healthy and Productive Living: Prevention of Non Communicable Diseases in Adolescents and Youth . 

The participant from the Permanent Mission of St Vincent and the Grenadines said, with great emotion, Krystal did the Caribbean, and in particular Caribbean women, proud.

This link from South South News gives you a feel for the event. 

http://www.southsouthnews.com/pages/SSN.aspx?nc=1&t=s&s=1&h=false&lo=false&v=2012/04/20120425095404740&vid=0caf5058-0cca-415f-9596-dad9e614d9ee&cid=9dafa96c-8d11-4e07-aef8-dd6063f31d76&r=2583.

PAHO will be making summaries of each presentation available of YouTube.

Download a copy of the program of the side event here

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