Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Research in Human Reproduction
Director / Head:
Dr. Yuanchun Li
Dr Yuan Wei
Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research
2140 Xie Tu Road
(86-21) 6404 9215
(86-21) 6404 6128
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- To lead participation in WHO collaborative research on reproductive health, including the designing, conduct, monitoring and evaluation of such research
- To provide newest research results or progress in reproductive health by information dissemination including publications of scientific journals and WHO reports
- To undertake research training in human reproduction and to provide consulting assistance as needed by other institutions
- Reproductive health (excluding HIV/AIDS)
Types of activity:
WHO organization wide expected result:
4.7 - Guidelines, approaches and tools made available, with provision of technical support to Member States for accelerated action towards implementing the strategy to accelerate progress towards the attainment of international development goals and targets related to reproductive health, with particular emphasis on ensuring equitable access to good-quality sexual and reproductive health services, particularly in areas of unmet need, and with respect for human rights as they relate to sexual and reproductive health.
10.2 - National capacities for governance and leadership improved through evidence-based policy dialogue, institutional capacity-building for policy analysis and development, strategy-based health system performance assessment, greater transparency and accountability for performance, and more effective intersectoral collaboration.
11.3 - Evidence based policy guidance on promoting scientifically sound and cost-effective use of medical products and technologies by health workers and consumers developed and supported within the Secretariat and regional and national programmes.
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Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork