Objectives of this project included:

  • To conduct awareness campaigns and workshops on the adverse macro and micro economic consequences of CVDs in developing countries aimed at policy makers and programme managers;

  • To develop and disseminate a user friendly resource kit targeted at policy makers, program managers and top management of industries to make them aware about the risk of CVD and how they can introduce simple programs to reduce the risk of CVD in community and workforce settings;

  • To build research capacity to undertake advocacy to promote policies which bring about behaviour change related to CVD risk factors.