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Ref.No. [Initiator]
BRA-76 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Global Health and South-South Collaboration

Director / Head: 
  Dr Paulo Buss
  José Roberto Ferreira




Institution:
  Centro de Relações Internacionais em Saúde (CRIS)
  Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (FIOCRUZ)
Address:
  Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos
  21040-900
  Rio de Janeiro
Town:
  Rio de Janeiro
Country:
  BRAZIL
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  +55213885-1616
Fax:
 
Date of Designation:
  31/Mar/2014
Last Redesignation:
  31/Mar/2018
Expiry:
  31/Mar/2022
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist PAHO/WHO in providing technical support to Member States in implementing the Rio Political Declaration (RPD) on Social Determinants of Health (SDH) 
  2. To collaborate with PAHO on the collaboration through the ePORTUGUESe Program 
  3. To Support PAHO/WHO to strengthen the capacity building of health systems through knowledge-sharing initiatives. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health promotion & education 
  2. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
  3. Research policy & development 
Types of activity:
  1. Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres) 
  2. Support WHO in the implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  4.4.3 - Knowledge management policies, tools, networks and resources developed and used by WHO and countries to strengthen their capacity to generate, share and apply knowledge
  3.6.1 - Equity, gender equality, human rights and social determinants addressed across WHO programme areas, and Member States enabled to promote, design, and implement related health strategies, policies, plans, programmes and resolutions or laws
 
Responsible Officer:
  PEREIRA DOS SANTOS Eliane
Phone:
  +1 43160
Email:
  pereirae@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ROBERTS Ian Francis
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2074
Email:
  robertsi@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork