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Regional consultation on developing guidelines for water, sanitation and hygiene promotion in schools
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia

Most Member countries of the WHO South-East Asia Region do not have in place comprehensive guidelines on establishing and maintaining water supply and sanitation facilities, and for the promotion of hygiene in schools. There are also no fixed standards on water quality, sanitation and hygiene education. While some countries have taken the initiative to provide such education through the school health programme, lack of guidance and preset standards on initiating water, sanitation and hygiene ...

Regional consultation on a strategic framework for active healthy ageing in the South-East Asia Region
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia

Description: The world is experiencing a rapid demographic transformation and by the middle of the twenty-first century, the proportion of people above the age of 60 years may well be significantly high. This increase will be greatest and most rapid in developing countries where the demographic transformation will bring about a number of health, social and economic challenges. The Regional Consultation on a Strategic Framework for Active Healthy Ageing in the South-East Asia Region brought pa...

Regional consultation of NGOs and civil society on the post-2015 health development agenda
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia

The Regional Consultation of NGOs and Civil Society on Post-2015 Health Development Agenda took place in the context of the global thematic consultation on health in the post 2015 development agenda, co-convened by the Government of Botswana, Government of Sweden, UNICEF and WHO. This thematic consultation was part of extensive consultations involving governments, civil society, the private sector, academia and research institutions. The recommendations from this meeting formed part of the in...

Regional and national database for selected diseases
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia

Reducing workplace exposure through risk management toolkit
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia