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BRA-76 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Global Health and South-South Collaboration

Director / Head: 
  Dr Paulo Buss
  Dr 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/2014
Expiry:
  31/Mar/2018
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist WHO in providing technical support to Member States in implementing the Rio Political Declaration (RPD) on Social Determinants of Health (SDH) 
  2. To Support the WHO ePORTUGUESe Programme 
  3. By request of WHO, to support Member States to strengthen disease surveillance, prevention and control  
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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. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.7 - Knowledge management and eHealth policies and strategies developed and implemented in order to strengthen health systems.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  SYED Shamsuzzoha Babar
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5562
Email:
  syeds@who.int

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Technical Counterpart:
  FORTUNE Ann-Kira
Phone:
  +1 43102
Email:
  fortunek@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork