UNRWA has been providing diabetes and hypertension care in its health centres since 1992. Diabetes care includes screening of high-risk groups, diagnosis and treatment. Treatment includes promoting a healthy lifestyle and medical assistance such as insulin therapy. In addition, UNRWA invests in primary and secondary prevention activities through health education and screening of complications. A total of 114,911 diabetic patients were registered with UNRWA health centres in 2011 in five Fields (Gaza Strip, Jordan, Lebanon, West Bank and Syria).