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Ref.No. [Initiator]
SUD-9 [EMRO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Center for Traditional Medicine

Director / Head: 
  Mofida Yousif Elkhalifa
 




Institution:
  Traditional Medicine Research Institute (TMRI)
  National Centre for Research
Address:
  Alamart 15th Streat Extention, National Center for Research
  P. O. Box 2404
  Khartoum State
Town:
  Khartoum
Country:
  SUDAN
Region:
  EMRO
Phone:
  249-155-126119
Fax:
  249-183-770701
Web Site:
  www.sudan-health.net
Date of Designation:
  01/Mar/1984
Last Redesignation:
  01/Jun/2008
Date of Discontinuation:
  22/Oct/2012
Terms of Reference:
  1. 1. To promote research & development of traditional medicine systems in Sudan & the countries of the region with a view to further their use within the framework of national health systems. 
  2. 2. To promote studies of herbal remedies used by traditional practitioners in Sudan & the countries of the Region, in their ethno-botanical, medical-anthropological, experimental, pharmacological & chemical & clinical aspects. 
  3. 3. To collect, document, analyse & disseminate information relating to traditional medicine systems. 
  4. 4. To participate with other WHO Collaborating Centres for Traditional Medicine in joint studies aimed at evaluation of national traditional medicine systems. 
  5. 5. To report annually on activities undertaken by the centre with respect to the objectives and achievements of investigations carried out by the Centre. 
  6. 6. To perform consultant services, in areas of competence of the centre, at the request of WHO & other institutions in the countries of the Region. 
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Subjects:
  1. Traditional medicine 
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Types of activity:
  1. Research 
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WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.1 - Management and organization of integrated, population-based health-service delivery through public and nonpublic providers and networks improved, reflecting the primary health care strategy, scaling up coverage, equity, quality and safety of personal and population-based health services, and enhancing health outcomes.
  Ower: 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.
 
Responsible Officer:
  BIN SHAHNA Mohamed Ahmed
Phone:
 
Email:
  binshahnam@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  ZHANG Qi
Phone:
  +41 22 79 13698
Email:
  zhangqi@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork