• Development of environment and health indicators for European Union countries : results of a pilot study : report on a WHO working group meeting, Bonn, Germany 7-9 July 2004 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2004‎, EUR/04/5046033)‏
      From October 2002 to September 2004, the WHO European Centre for Environment and Health implemented the project "Development of Environment and Health Indicators for the European Union countries (‏ECOEHIS)‏". The meeting in Bonn, 7-9 July 2004 was convened to review the results of the pilot study, testing the feasibility and applicability of proposed indicators in countries participating in the project. Based on national reports as well as the review of international databases and reporting systems, the meeting recommended a list of "core" indicators ...
    • Drug Polis : drug reimbursement pilot system, Kutaisi, Georgia : 1998 annual report 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏1999‎, EUR/QCPH 08 32 03)‏
      Concerned with the high levels of patients' payments for drugs, the Ministry of Health of Georgia considered a drug reimbursement system 6 however few funds might be available for it 6 a useful instrument to improve affordability of drugs and access to primary health care services. During 199661997, a new drug reimbursement concept (‏‎Drug Polis)‏‎ was developed by the WHO Special Project for Newly Independent States (‏‎NIS)‏‎ in collaboration with the Georgian health authorities, and tested in Kutaisi since October 1997. This new concept is a voluntary ...
    • European public health information network for eastern Europe (‏EUPHIN-EAST)‏ : report on a WHO meeting, Kiev, Ukraine 17-19 May 1998 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏1998‎, EUR/ICP/INFO 02 05 01)‏
      The European Commission and the WHO Regional Office for Europe have begun a two-year project to develop a European public health information network for eastern Europe (‏EUPHIN-EAST)‏. Concerted action by 23 countries 1 11 countries of central and eastern Europe (‏CCEE)‏ and 12 newly independent states (‏NIS)‏ 1 is investigating the feasibility and applicability of the network, which would link national health databases and make the data easily accessible to national and international users. The main objectives of the third EUPHIN-EAST meeting were: ...
    • Improving the accessibility of health services that meet the sexual and reproductive health needs of adolescents in schools : Bulgaria 

      Bulgaria (‏Republic)‏. Ministry of Health; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2000‎, EUR/00/5017719)‏
      This report was part of an inter-regional project funded by UNAIDS and coordinated by the Programme of Child and Adolescent Health and Development in WHO Headquarters, Geneva. The district of Varna, Bulgaria was chosen as a pilot in the European Region. The other participating countries were Costa Rica (‏American Regional Office)‏, Malawi (‏African Regional Office)‏, Malaysia (‏Western Pacific Regional Office)‏, Sri Lanka (‏South East Asia Regional Office)‏ and Tunisia (‏Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office)‏. The key findings were as follows. School-based ...
    • Pilot approaches in adolescent reproductive health : report on a WHO meeting : executive meeting, Lisbon, Portugal 8-9 April 1999 

      Women's and Reproductive Health Programme; Portugal. Ministério da Saúde; World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2000‎, EUR/ICP/FMLY 02 01 01(‏A)‏)‏
      Adolescent health involves different professional perspectives and is of high public health importance, particularly reproductive health. More coordinated action in this field is required internationally, nationally, subnationally and at other levels of government. This Meeting aimed to build a consensus with selected partners in the Member States and WHO partners on action regarding adolescent reproductive health. Participants discussed a strategy for pilot approaches on adolescent reproductive health in the WHO European Region and identified ...
    • Standards for health promotion in hospitals : self-assessment tool for pilot implementation 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2004‎, EUR/03/5038045)‏
    • Violence against women : report on the 1999 WHO pilot survey in Tajikistan 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2000‎, EUR/00/5019784)‏
      This report contains the findings of the 1999 Pilot Survey on Violence against Women in Tajikistan, the first of its kind conducted by the WHO Regional Office for Europe (‏WHO/EURO)‏. It was carried out in response to the recommendations of the 1997 WHO/EURO Technical Meeting on Strategies to Combat Violence, which called on WHO to assist Member States in obtaining reliable estimates of the prevalence of violence against women. The findings, which were presented at a Workshop in Dushanbe in March 2000, point to the high levels of violence experienced ...
    • WHO meeting on the National Health Information Systems (‏NHIS)‏ project : lessons learned from the pilot phase, Budapest, Hungary 18 November 2004 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (‏2005‎, EUR/04/5046412)‏
      The Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Poland and Romania completed the pilot phase of the project launched by the Health Information and Evidence unit in 2003. Its aim is to develop and test a methodology which could then be made available to all Member States that want to engage in assessing and strengthening their National Health Information Systems. The tools were discussed, and some changes will be brought to them in light of the national reports, due in December. A draft of the evaluation paper was discussed, with special focus on ...