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LTU-1 [EURO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention & Control Noncommunicable Diseases

Director / Head: 
  Assoc. prof., PhD. Aurelijus Veryga
 




Institution:
  Public Health Research Centre
  Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU)
Address:
  Tilžės g. 18
  LT-47181
 
Town:
  Kaunas
Country:
  LITHUANIA
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (370-37) 407930
Fax:
  (370-37) 407930
Date of Designation:
  01/Mar/1983
Last Redesignation:
  14/Jul/2016
Expiry:
  14/Jul/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. By request of WHO, hosting of the Secretariat of the CINDI network on Countrywide Integrated NCD Interventions. 
  2. By request of WHO, training and capacity building in the area of NCD prevention and control. 
  3. By request of WHO, contribute to the implementation of Global and Regional NCD Action Plan 
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Subjects:
  1. Noncommunicable diseases other than those specifically mentioned 
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Types of activity:
  1. Providing technical advise to WHO 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 3.1 - Advocacy and support provided to increase political, financial and technical commitment in Member States in order to tackle chronic noncommunicable diseases, mental and behavioural disorders, violence, injuries and disabilities together with visual impairment, including blindness.
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  MANTINGH Frederiek
Phone:
  +4545336772
Email:
  mantinghf@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3634
Email:
  varghesec@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork