Public health in Latvia with particular reference to health promotion
AbstractPublic health and health promotion are currently in a positive phase of development in Latvia, but face a number of problems, upon which the State Minister of Health, Mr Viktors Jaksons, invited expert technical advice from the European Regional Office of the World Health Organization (WHO/EURO). The tasks of the WHO/EURO team were: To review the health promotion function in Latvia, giving particular attention to: To make recommendations for achievable improvements. To take fully into account the proposed health promotion component of the World Bank health sector loan to Latvia, which is under negotiation. The present document describes the analysis, conclusions and main recommendations of the WHO/EURO team aimed at ensuring that health promotion is developed in a systematic and sustainable way in Latvia
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (1998). Public health in Latvia with particular reference to health promotion. Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/108127
DescriptionEUR/ICP/IVST 04 03 02
43 p. + annexes.
Gov't Doc #EUR/ICP/IVST 04 03 02
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