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Ref.No. [Initiator]
UGA-10 [AFRO]
Status
Pending
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Injury Prevention and Control

Director / Head: 
  Dr Mable Nakitto
 




Institution:
  Injury Control Centre
  Makerere University Medical School
Address:
  P.O. Box 7072, Old Mulago Hospital
 
 
Town:
  Kampala
Country:
  UGANDA
Region:
  AFRO
Phone:
  (256-414) 543 438
Fax:
  (256-414) 543 022
Web Site:
  http://www.iccu.or.ug
Date of Designation:
  16/Mar/2006
Last Redesignation:
  01/Mar/2010
Expiry:
  01/Mar/2014
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO on the development of methodologies for & the implementation of surveillance systems in Africa. 
  2. To develop capacity for the surveillance, understanding & prevention of injuries in Africa. 
  3. To collaborate with WHO on the pilot testing of road traffic injury prevention programmes in Africa. 
  4. To strengthen the regional injury prevention network in Africa. 
  5. To present an annual report summarizing the activities carried out by the Centre under this memorandum of understanding. 
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Subjects:
  1. Injuries; violence & accident prevention 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection; collation and dissemination of information 
  2. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  3. Evaluation  
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: 3.2 - 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.
 
Responsible Officer:
  NKOMO Sebastiana Dos A K T Da Gama
Phone:
 
Email:
  nkomos@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  KRUG Etienne G.G.
Phone:
  13535/13480
Email:
  kruge@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork