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  • Princess Zahra Aga Khan speaking at the summit on Chronic Diseases, held 5-7 February 2009 in Kampala, Uganda.
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Aga Khan University hosts Summit on Chronic Diseases in Kampala, Uganda

Kampala, Uganda, 5-7 February 2009 - Two-day summit on "Preparing Communities: Chronic Diseases in the Developing Regions of Africa and Asia".  

At breakfast session attended by all delegates, Princess Zahra Aga Khan, daughter of His Highness the Aga Khan and member of the Board of Trustees of AKU, noted that whereas it was evident that the rise in chronic diseases was preventable through multi-sector approaches such as the change of lifestyle and diet.