Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Research in Human Reproduction
Director / Head:
Prof Elisabeth Darj
Department of Women's and Children's Health, Section for International Maternal & Child Health (IMCH)
(46-18) 611 59 98
(46-18) 50 80 13
Date of Designation:
Date of Discontinuation:
Terms of Reference:
- 1. Research collaboration with institutions in developing countries & countries in Eastern & Central Europe. 2. Training in reproductive health & reproductive health research with focus on the health problems in these countries.
- Research and networking on migration and reproductive health
- Reproductive health (excluding HIV/AIDS)
Types of activity:
- Training and education
WHO organization wide expected result:
4.2 - National research capacity strengthened as necessary and new evidence, products, technologies, interventions and delivery approaches of global and/or national relevance available to improve maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, to promote active and healthy ageing, and to improve sexual and reproductive health.
4.1 - Support provided to Member States to formulate a comprehensive policy, plan and strategy for scaling up towards universal access to effective interventions in collaboration with other programmes, paying attention to reducing gender inequality and health inequities, providing a continuum of care throughout the life course, integrating service delivery across different levels of the health system and strengthening coordination with civil society and the private sector.
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Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork