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Title: Report of the expert group meeting to develop a regional strategic framework on community-based rehabilitation (CBR) in the WHO South-East Asia Region
Other Titles: Faridabad, India, 3-4 November 2011
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: The Expert Group Meeting on Community-based Rehabilitation (CBR) in the SEA Region was conducted in Faridabad, India, on 3-4 November 2011 by the World Health Organization's South-East Asia Regional Office. The meeting aimed to review the situation analysis and good practices in CBR in the SEA Region, discuss CBR Guidelines released by WHO in 2010 in light of the recently released World Report on Disability, present the draft strategic framework to the expert group and agree on a future course of action at the regional and national level to promote and strengthen CBR. The meeting was attended by 17 experts from the Region including one WHO collaborating centre for disability and rehabilitation. There were four representatives from partner organizations: the Australian Agency for International Development, Christoffel Blinden Mission (CBM), Japan International Cooperation Agency and Sight Savers International.
Gov't Doc #: SEA-Disabilities-3
Appears in Collections:Meeting Reports

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