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    • 10-point regional strategy for strengthening health information systems 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HS-226, 2006)‎
      The Regional Strategy for Strengthening Health Information Systems is based on the results of a series of regional / country meetings and consultations. It was drafted and finalized in collaboration with all Member countries of the Region. Rich experience and vast expertise of representatives from the Ministries of Health, National Statistical Offices, as well as several renowned experts, resource persons, partners and colleagues have gone into the preparation of this document. It includes 10 strategic areas with generic guidelines in each which ...
    • 11 health questions about the 11 SEAR countries 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2007)‎
      Description: The health status of the population in Member countries of WHO's South-East Asia Region and the stage of health system development varies from country to country. This book provides, in a user-friendly way, the essential features of health and health systems in the Member countries of the Region. Each chapter shows key indicators of each country, comparing some of them to global and regional figures. The book also summarizes the main features of the countries' health system development. It is an information document providing at a ...
    • 25th anniversary of the WHO regioinal organization for South-East Asia, 1948-1973 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎1975)‎
    • Accelerating WHO FCTC Implementation in the WHO South-East Asia Region–a practical approach 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2017-05)‎
      The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (‎WHO FCTC)‎ is an evidence-based treaty that reaffirms the right of all people to the highest standard of health and was developed in response to the globalization of the tobacco epidemic. Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region have made attempts to implement the demand and supply reduction strategies for tobacco control as recommended by the treaty. While recognizing the need to accelerate implementation of the WHO FCTC in the Region, this document has been developed to support the ...
    • Access to affordable medicines for HIV/AIDS and hepatitis 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-TRH-16, 2014)‎
      This publication was prepared for Twenty-third Meeting of the National AIDS Programme Managers held in New Delhi, India, from 1 to 4 July 2014. The meeting focused on measures needed to further strengthen the health sector response to HIV/AIDS in the South East Asia Region. The successful pursuit of science to win against HIV infection has resulted in a vision of the end of AIDS. As antiretroviral treatment (‎ART)‎ is scaled up, more people start ART earlier and for prolonged periods of time the consequences of drug resistance to HIV, costly second- ...
    • Achieving success in community water supply and sanitation projects 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎Regional Health Paper No. 9, 1985)‎
    • Achieving the health-related millennium development goals in the South-East Asia Region: measuring indicators 2012 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2013)‎
      Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region have made considerable efforts at providing an extra surge to their efforts down the road to achieving the targets set by the United Nations Millennium Declaration in 2000, the core values of which have been enshrined in the Millennium Development Goals. Since 2000, these goals have been an important yardstick for the international community to measure its progress on select vital health and socioeconomic indices. Tracking and measuring progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals has ...
    • Achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals in the South-East Asia Region: Measuring indicators 2014 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2015-02)‎
      Member States of the World Health Organization (‎WHO)‎ South-East Asia Region have made considerable efforts to provide an extra surge towards achieving the targets set by the United Nations (‎UN)‎ Millennium Declaration in 2000 - the core values of which are enshrined in the Millennium Development Goals (‎MDGs)‎. Since 2000, these goals have been an important yardstick for the international community to measure its progress on selected vital health and socioeconomic indices. Tracking and measuring the progress towards achieving the MDGs has been a ...
    • Addressing health of the urban poor in South-East Asia Region: challenges and opportunities 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎9789290223993, 2011)‎
      One of the challenges of the 21st century is managing the accelerating pace of urbanization. Projections suggest that by the year 2030, six out of ten people all over the world will live in cities. By 2050 this proportion is likely to reach 70%. Most of the growth in urban population will occur in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Currently, the urban population in South-East Asia is estimated to be about 600 million, of which about 150 million are estimated to be poor. In the wake of the often unplanned and unregulated urbanization, the urban poor ...
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on alcohol use and abuse 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MENT-129b, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on conflict resolution 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MENT-129c, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on coping with stress 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-129e, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on dealing with emotions 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-129f, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on enhancement of self-confidence 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MENT-129d, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on handling peer pressure 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-129a, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent mental health promotion: trainers' guide on strengthening interpersonal relationships 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-129g, 2003)‎
    • Adolescent nutrition: a review of the situation in selected South-East Asian Countries 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-163, 2006)‎
      Approximately 20% population of WHO's South-East Asia (‎SEA)‎ Region consists of adolescents. The foundation of adequate growth and development is laid before birth, during childhood, and is followed during adolescence. In the SEA Region, a large number of adolescents suffer from chronic malnutrition and anaemia, which adversely impact their health and development. The high rate of malnutrition in girls not only contributes to increased morbidity and mortality associated with pregnancy and delivery, but also to increased risk of delivering ...
    • Adolescent pregnancy situation in South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CAH-20, 2015)‎
      Adolescent health programmes in the Member States of the South-East Asia Region of WHO have progressively evolved over the last decade. Adolescent pregnancy has been identified as one of the major public health challenges and has implications for achievement of Millennium Development Goals 4,5 and 6. It has been experienced that nationally representative strategic information related to adolescent sexual and reproductive health including adolescent pregnancy is difficult to obtain. This publication presents prevalence and trends on adolescent ...
    • Adolescent sexual and reproductive health & HIV/AIDS among young people: compendium of institutions in Bangladesh 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AHD-8, 2006)‎
    • Adolescent sexual and reproductive health & HIV/AIDS among young people: compendium of institutions in India 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AHD-9, 2007)‎
      This publication was developed under the strategic partnership Project (‎SPP)‎ funded by UNFPA/HQ.It is a compendium of on institutions working on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS among young people in India. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia 2007, 71 pages Document SEA-AHD-9 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Adolescent sexual and reproductive health & HIV/AIDS among young people: compendium of Institutions in Nepal This publication was developed under the strategic partnership ...