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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CAN-49 [AMRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Promotion

Director / Head: 
  Dr. Suzanne Jackson
 




Institution:
  Centre for Health Promotion
  University of Toronto
Address:
  155 College Street, Room 516
  M5T 3M7
  Ontario
Town:
  Toronto
Country:
  CANADA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-416) 978 1100
Fax:
  (1-416) 978-2087
Date of Designation:
  20/Feb/1996
Last Redesignation:
  01/Aug/2011
Expiry:
  01/Aug/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. To strengthen PAHO and PAHO country capacity for the effective delivery of health promotion and health education. 
  2. To stimulate and support evaluation in health promotion towards building a PAHO database of best practices in health promotion, especially in Latin America. 
  3. Upon request of and/or in agreement with WHO and/or PAHO, to collect and disseminate scientific and technical information in health promotion and global development for WHOand PAHO. 
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Subjects:
  1. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Evaluation  
  2. Training and education 
  3. Collection; collation and dissemination of information 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 6.1 - Advice and support provided to Member States to build their capacity for health promotion across all relevant programmes, and to establish effective multisectoral and multidisciplinary collaborations for promoting health and preventing or reducing major risk factors.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  CONTRERAS Alfonso
Phone:
  1-202-974-3116
Email:
  contrera@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  TANG Kwok-Cho
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13299
Email:
  tangkc@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork