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:
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.
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork