Date: February 22, 2022
Activity: Video (Workshop Outcome) entitled ‘What would the world be like in 2040 if we eradicated NCDs altogether? (Non-Communicable Diseases)’
Workshop Leader: Professor Sohail Inayatullah (UNESCO Chair in Futures Studies, IIUM)
Report and Video Creator: Adam Sharpe (Founder and CEO of Futurely)
Organizer: Futurely (futurely.online)
Funded in Partnership by: The Prince Mahidol Award Conference, Thai Health Volunteer Foundation, CMB Foundation, and The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
Platform: Youtube Channel of Futurely (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbJG_5DzKG0)
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) kill 41 million people each year, equivalent to 71% of all deaths globally. By engaging health experts from around the world in a participatory futures workshop, we asked what the world would be like in 2040 if we eradicated them completely.