This Commission is based on the principle of complementarity. It aims to rethink global policies, to mend a great disparity in health, and to broaden the current noncommunicable disease agenda in the interest of equity.
For more information, read the commentary - Reframing NCDs and injuries
for the poorest billion: a Lancet Commission - published Sept. 21, 2015 in The Lancet.
Following a public announcement in September 2015, the Commission plans 3 full meetings of the Commissioners, beginning in January 2016 in London.