Community participation in environmental health: Eastern Azerbaijan Healthy Villages project
الملخصThe objective of this project in East Azerbaijan villages was to improve community participation in rural areas in a Healthy Villages programme. The project covered 1680 villages, and 3605 training courses for health staff and village residents on environmental health were conducted in 10 stages from 1992 to 2000. Men's and women's health councils in villages were established in 92% and 62% of villages respectively. In 39% of villages, people collected animal waste and improved the disposal collection process. A decrease in the prevalence of parasitic disease in the area was prominent after the project
Nikniaz, A. & Alizadeh, M. (2007). Community participation in environmental health: Eastern Azerbaijan Healthy Villages project. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/117242
EMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 13 (1), 186-192, 2007
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Programmes d’agents de santé communautaires dans la Région africaine de l’OMS : données factuelles et options — note d’orientation Organisation mondiale de la Santé. Bureau régional de l'Afrique (2017)
World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (2016)Access to primary health care is one of the major challenges faced by developing countries, including those of the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region. Experiences from both within and outside the Region have shown that the training of community health workers in the delivery of primary health care can improve timely access to primary health care services, and eventually reduce morbidity and mortality due to preventable diseases. This report provides an overview of community health worker programmes by introducing best practices and examining the ...