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National Programmes for Elimination of Asbestos-related Diseases : Review and Assessment
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2012 )
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Malaria border coordination meeting : report on a WHO intercountry meeting, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, 1-2 June 2001
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2001 )
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In recent years, malaria has worsened significantly in the border areas of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The WHO Regional Office for Europe convened a meeting of representatives from these countries to review their current malaria situations, to outline strategies for the increased coordination of malaria control in border areas and to discuss means for regularly exchanging information on these topics. The participants recommended that: WHO develop a strategy to roll back malaria in the countries of central Asia and Kazakhstan, focusing on the coordination of malaria prevention and control in border areas; the WHO regional offices for the Eastern Mediterranean and Europe organize an interregional coordination meeting on malaria, involving Afghanistan, Kazakhstan and central Asian countries, in 2003; WHO and Member States facilitate two coordination meetings for local health personnel in border areas in 2002; and Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan work to coordinate and synchronize their activities to prevent and control malaria in their border areas

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Pandemic influenza preparedness planning : report on the second joint WHO/European Commission Workshop, 24-26 October 2005
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe; European Commission ( 2006 )
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Highlights on health in Albania 2005
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )
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Highlights on health in Cyprus 2005
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )
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Environment and health : an international concordance on selected concepts
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )
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This publication presents the results of the first stage of a project to harmonize selected terms in environment and health. Based on the work of a group of experts supported by a much larger scientific community, it presents a common understanding of 73 selected terms which have been found to open to misunderstanding within the international community

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Highlights on health in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2005
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )
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Highlights on health in Turkmenistan 2005
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )
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WHO European Region Interagency Coordinating Committee (ICC) : 3rd meeting focusing on tuberculosis : report, Sinaia, Romania 29-30 September 2004
WHO European Region Interagency Coordinating Committee. Meeting (3rd : 2004 : Sinaia, Romania); World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2005 )
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TB is out of control in many countries in the WHO European Region. The number of cases reported is increasing, and this is accompanied by a frightening rise in the incidence of MDR-TB and TB/HIV. The problem is compounded by inadequate political commitment, inadequate infrastructure, inadequate implementation of effective TB control strategies in many countries, and inadequate financial support. The Interagency Coordinatign Committee met for the third time in Sinaia, Romania, 29-30 September 2004, to discuss major challenges for TB control in the Region and identify coordinated response by WHO and international partner organizations and donors involved in TB control in EUR. The report provides information on major issues discussed, presents the meeting conclusions and recommendations

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Highlights on health in Germany 2004
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe ( 2006 )