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PAK-13 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Treatment, Education and Research in Diabetes and Diabetic Pregnancies

Director / Head: 
  Prof A. Samad Shera
 




Institution:
  Diabetic Association of Pakistan
  Diabetic Association of Pakistan
Address:
  5-E/3, Nazimabad
  74600
  Sindh
Town:
  Karachi
Country:
  PAKISTAN
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  (92-21) 3661 6890
Fax:
  (92-21) 3668 0959
Web Site:
  http://www.dap.org.pk/
Date of Designation:
  08/Oct/1991
Last Redesignation:
  01/Sep/2013
Expiry:
  01/Sep/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. •To increase the awareness of policy makers on the public health impact of diabetes in the Region. 
  2. •In collaboration with the Ministry of Health, work on the integration of diabetes prevention and care into the primary health care. 
  3. •To work closely with the national health authorities in the development, implementation and evaluation of a national programme for diabetes prevention and control. 
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Subjects:
  1. Diabetes 
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Types of activity:
  1. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  2. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  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.
  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.
  Ower: 6.3 - Evidence-based and ethical policies, strategies, recommendations, standards and guidelines developed, and technical support provided to Member States with a high or increasing burden of disease and death associated with tobacco use, enabling them to strengthen institutions in order to tackle or prevent the public health problems concerned; support also provided to the Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control for implementation of the provisions of the Convention and development and implementation of protocols and guidelines
Responsible Officer:
  ROGLIC Gojka
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14306
Email:
  roglicg@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  FADHIL Ibtihal
Phone:
 
Email:
  fadhili@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork