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Ref.No. [Initiator]
CHN-109 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for nursing care for vulnerable groups, including those impacted by disasters

Director / Head: 
  Professor Jihui Jia
  Dr Yuli Zang




Institution:
  School of Nursing
  Shandong University
Address:
  #44 Wenhua West Road
  250012
  Shandong Province
Town:
  Jinan
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  +86 531 88380705; 88382268
Fax:
  +86 531 88380705; 82962003
Date of Designation:
  26/Mar/2013
Last Redesignation:
  26/Mar/2013
Expiry:
  26/Mar/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. To support the work of WHO by providing educational, research opportunities, programmes and consultation to health professionals to strengthen nursing care and health services for persons with disabilities or other vulnerabilities. 
  2. In agreement with WHO, develop and strengthen emergency and disaster health services and nursing care through knowledge generation and dissemination and capacity-building.  
  3. To assist WHO in advocating for and facilitating the delivery of high quality adolescent-friendly health services.  
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
  2. Disabilities and rehabilitation (excluding accident prevention) 
  3. Emergency & humanitarian action 
Types of activity:
  1. Research 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
  Ower: 5.2 - Norms and standards developed and capacity built to enable Member States to provide timely response to disasters associated with natural hazards and conflict-related crises.
  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:
  GEDIK Fethiye Gulin
Phone:
  + 63 2 5289816
Email:
  gedikg@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork