Health Ministry, UNAM, German Cancer Research Centre join forces to prevent and control silent epidemic in Namibia

Health Ministry, UNAM, German Cancer Research Centre join forces to prevent and control silent epidemic in Namibia

Non-communicable diseases such as cancer remain the leading causes of death in Namibia and represent more than 50% of deaths.
The Ministry of Health, the University of Namibia (UNAM) and the German Cancer Research Centre have now joined forces to prevent and control what experts termed "the silent epidemic in Namibia".