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Drug information policies in countries of central and eastern Europe and the newly independent states : report on a WHO workshop, Hilleroed, Denmark, 27 March-2 April 1996
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1997 )
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The World Health Organization Regional office for Europe organized a workshop with countries of central and eastern Europe and the newly independent states (CCEE and NIS) to discuss and analyse the different aspects related to drug information, to review the existing situation of drug information and to promote the establishment and the further development of strategies and programmes aimed at providing clear, updated and unbiased drug information to professionals, as well as the patient. Drug regulators, drug policy makers and professionals participated. The workshop provided an overview and basic information on the issues and different strategies involved in drug information. It showed, in an international perspective, how governments can deal and actively intervene in this area to guarantee that the users are well informed. As a result of the workhop the participants have exchanged their views and experiences on the major issues in drug information in their countries. Practical and feasible recommendations on the provision and use of drug information were drawn up. Follow-up on the implementation of these recommendations at country and intercountry level will be done with the assistance of the Programme for Pharmaceuticals

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European strategy for child and adolescent health and development : from resolution to action 2005-2008
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2008 )
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Policy aspects of water-related issues : report on a WHO consensus meeting, Yerevan, Armenia 9-11 April 1997
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1997 )
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The supply and quality of drinking-water have high priority as environment and health concerns in Armenia, where outbreaks of waterborne disease have occurred in recent years. To follow up a 1996 WHO workshop, the Ministry of Health of Armenia, with support from WHO and Italian Cooperation, organized a national interministerial consensus meeting. The participants comprised 53 representatives of the ministries for health, the economy, ecology, finance, agriculture and urban construction and of local government, and two WHO staff. The participants unanimously adopted a resolution with recommendations calling for the development of a financial and legislative basis for the sustainable management of water supplies, the revision of relevant legislation, the creation of multisectoral coordination mechanisms, the development of a master plan for water management, and a pilot project to assist in these tasks. In the resolution, the participants affirmed their intention, as representatives of the appropriate national agencies, to take immediate action to address these issues

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Health technology assessment and health policy-making in Europe : current status, challenges and potential / by Marcial Velasco Garrido, Finn Boerlum Kristensen, Camilla Palmhoej Nielsen amd Reinhard Busse
Garrido, Marcial Velasco; Boerlum Kristensen, Finn; Palmhoej Nielsen, Camilla; Busse, Reinhard; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies ( 2008 )
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Health targets in Europe : learning from experience / edited by Matthias Wismar ... [et al.]
Wismar, Matthias; McKee, Martin; Ernst, Kelly; Srivastava, Divya; Busse, Reinhard; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies ( 2008 )
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When do vertical (stand alone) programmes have a place in health systems? / by Rifat A. Atun, Sara Bennett and Antonio Duran
Atun, Rifat A; Bennett, Sara; Duran, Antonio; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies; Health Evidence Network (HEN) ( 2008 )
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Food, nutrition and health policy in the Russian Federation : report on a WHO workshop, Moscow, Russian Federation, 14-17 October 1997
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1998 )
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Jointly with the Institute of Nutrition of the National Academy of Medical Sciences in Moscow and the Centre for Food Policy at Thames Valley University, United Kingdom, the WHO Regional Office for Europe organized a workshop on nutrition and food policy in the Russian Federation. The workshop addressed issues related to the agriculture sector, the food industry and consumers, illustrated the impact of nutrient recommendations on agriculture and consumer food intake and convinced the health professionals present of the need to work with other sectors when developing nutrition and health policy. The participants gained the insight into diverse perspectives of food and nutrition policy necessary to help them tackle the food and nutrition challenges of the Russian Federation. In addition, the workshop provided useful feedback that will enable the nutrition programmes at the Regional Office and WHO headquarters to finalize a training module on food and nutrition policy

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WHO Conference on European Health Care Reforms, Ljubljana, Slovenia, June 1996 : proceedings of the conference
WHO Conference on European Health Care Reforms (1996: Ljubljana, Slovenia); World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1998 )
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At a time when Europe is facing the challenges of reforming their health systems, a need to establish ground rules emerged throughout the region. Issues like management of change and reforming health systems are widely debated. The WHO Conference on European Health Care Reforms that was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, in June 1996, provided a forum for Member States of the European Region to share their experiences and their worries and exchange information on health care reforms methodologies. The Ljubljana Charter on Reforming Health care, that was endorsed at the Conference, provided guidelines and recommendations on health care policies and principles

Social justice and equity in health in Europe / edited by Tom Rathwell
Rathwell, Tom; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1990 )
La santé pour Tous en l' an 2000 : rapport du Quatrième séminaire européen pour administrateurs supérieurs de la santé publique, Newmarket-on-Fergus (Shannon), Irelande 26-29 août 1986
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 1987 )