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Ref.No. [Initiator]
HUN-27 [EURO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre on Vulnerability and Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof. Róza Ádány
 




Institution:
  Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Public Health
  University of Debrecen
Address:
  Kassai st. 26/b
  4028
  Hajdú-Bihar
Town:
  Debrecen
Country:
  HUNGARY
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  +36 52 460193
Fax:
  +36 52 460195
Web Site:
  www.nk.unideb.hu
Date of Designation:
  09/Jan/2012
Last Redesignation:
  09/Jan/2012
Expiry:
  09/Jan/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. To assist WHO in developing methodologies for equitable and comparable research on Roma health (activities 1, 2, 3). 
  2. To work with WHO in disseminating relevant, ethical and valid research results and achievements of projects related to Roma health (activities 3, 4, 5, 7, 8). 
  3. To contribute to WHO evidence collection, policy guidance, and advocacy material related to vulnerable groups, in particular Roma (activity 7, 8). 
  4. To provide WHO with capacity-building materials and events for policymakers from European Member States on inclusive research methods, existing research on Roma health, and the impacts of housing policies on Roma health (activities 6, 7, 8). 
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Subjects:
  1. Research policy & development 
  2. Health promotion & education 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection; collation and dissemination of information 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Research 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 7.2 - Initiative taken by WHO in providing opportunities and means for intersectoral collaboration at national and international levels to address social and economic determinants of health, including understanding and acting upon the public health implications of trade and trade agreements, and to encourage poverty-reduction and sustainable development.
  Ower: 7.4 - Ethics- and human rights-based approaches to health promoted within WHO and at national and global levels.
 
Responsible Officer:
  OSTLIN Piroska
Phone:
  +45 45 33 68 04
Email:
  ostlinp@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  VILLAR MONTESINOS Eugenio Raul
Phone:
  12616/14278
Email:
  villare@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork