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BEL-41 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on Sexual and Reproductive Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof Dirk Van Braeckel
 




Institution:
  International Centre for Reproductive Health (ICRH), Faculty of Medicine
  Ghent University
Address:
  De Pintelaan 185, 3P3 B-9000
  9000
 
Town:
  Ghent
Country:
  BELGIUM
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (32-9) 332 35 64
Fax:
  (32-9) 332 38 67
Web Site:
  http://www.icrh.org
Date of Designation:
  19/Apr/2004
Last Redesignation:
  16/Jun/2013
Expiry:
  16/Jun/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. To conduct epidemiological, operations and implementation research on family planning, STIs (including HIV), gender-based violence and harmful practices. 
  2. To support WHO’s capacity building efforts in the area of reproductive health 
  3. To communicate the results of research relevant for policy-making 
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Subjects:
  1. Reproductive health (excluding HIV/AIDS) 
  2. HIV/AIDS 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 2.1 - Guidelines, policy, strategy and other tools developed for prevention of, and treatment and care for patients with, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, including innovative approaches for increasing coverage of the interventions among poor people, and hard-to-reach and vulnerable populations.
  Ower: 8.2 - Technical support and guidance provided to Member States for the implementation of primary prevention interventions that reduce environmental hazards to health, enhance safety and promote public health, including in specific settings (e.g. workplaces, homes or urban settings) and among vulnerable population groups (e.g. children).
 
Responsible Officer:
  KHANNA Jitendra
Phone:
  13345/13303
Email:
  khannaj@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  LAZDANE Gunta
Phone:
  +45 45 33 67 60
Email:
  lazdaneg@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork