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Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research on Violence Prevention

Director / Head: 
  Dr Nancy CARDIA
 




Institution:
  Center for the Study of Violence (NEV - Núcleo de Estudos da Violência)
  University of Sao Paulo
Address:
  Av. Prof. Almeida Prado, 520, Cidade Universitária
  05508-900
  São Paulo
Town:
  Sao Paulo
Country:
  BRAZIL
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (55-11) 3091 4951
Fax:
  (55-11) 3091 4950
Web Site:
  http://www.nevusp.org
Date of Designation:
  15/Jul/2005
Last Redesignation:
  24/Jul/2013
Expiry:
  24/Jul/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO for strengthening the evidence base for violence prevention 
  2. To collaborate with WHO for the development and dissemination of guidance for violence prevention 
  3. To collaborate with WHO policy development and advocacy for violence prevention 
  4. To collaborate with WHO on capacity building activities for violence prevention 
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Subjects:
  1. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
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Types of activity:
  1. Evaluation  
  2. Information dissemination 
  3. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.2 - Guidance and support provided to Member States for the development and implementation of policies, strategies and regulations in respect of chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and neurological disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  BUTCHART Robert Alexander
Phone:
  14001/12064
Email:
  butcharta@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  GUEDES Alessandra
Phone:
  1-202-974-3815
Email:
  guedesa@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork