• Prevention and containment of antimicrobial resistance 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-15)‎
      During the past six decades antimicrobial agents have played a critical role in reducing the burden of communicable diseases all over the world. The emergence of resistance and its rapid spread is negating the impact of these drugs, obstructing progress towards achievement of the Millennium Development Goals for HIV, TB and malaria and hindering effective application of modern technologies in mitigating human misery. While appearance of resistance is a continuous phenomenon in microorganism, its amplification and spread is through an array of ...
    • Programme (‎Venue: Conference Hall)‎ 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-15)‎
    • Provisional list of participants 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-28)‎
    • Regional strategy on health information systems 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-24)‎
      Public health decision-making is critically dependent on the timely availability of sound data. The role of the health information system is to collect, analyse and disseminate such data. Health information systems in countries of the WHO South-East Asia (‎SEA)‎ Region are at various stages of development and there are several global initiatives, networks, programmes and projects that have been launched by development partners to assist Member States in health information system development. The WHO Regional Office for the South-East Asia took ...
    • Regional strategy on universal health coverage 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-25)‎
      There has been strong and consistent commitment to improving equity in health through universal coverage in the Region as well as global level from WHO and Member States. An overall financing strategy towards achieving this goal has been developed for the Asia-Pacific Region jointly by South-East Asia Region Office and Western-Pacific Region Office. Further, these regional priorities will be a focus of the forthcoming 2010 World Health Report, Financing for universal coverage. Key challenges to financing for universal coverage in the Region ...
    • Special programmes : UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank special programme of research, development and research training in human reproduction: policy and coordination committee (‎PCC)‎ – report on attendance at PCC in 2010 and nomination of a member in place of Indonesia whose term expires on 31 December 2010 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-15)‎
      The Policy and Coordination Committee (‎PCC)‎ acts as the governing body of the Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction. The last PCC Meeting was held from 24 to 25 June 2010 in Geneva, Switzerland. The report on attendance at this meeting is contained in the working paper. At present, there are three Member states from the South-East Asia Region (‎Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Thailand)‎ that are members of PCC. Since the term of office of Indonesia ends on 31 December 2010, the HLP meeting may consider ...
    • Special Programmes : UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction: Policy and Coordination Committee (‎PCC)‎ – report on attendance at PCC in 2010 and nomination of a member in place of Indonesia whose term expires on 31 December 2010 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-26)‎
      The Twenty-third Meeting of the Policy and Coordination Committee of the UNDP/UNFPA/WHO/World Bank Special Programme for Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (‎“the Programme")‎, was held in Geneva, Switzerland on 24-25 June 2010. The attached document is a brief report on the deliberations of the meeting.
    • Special Programmes : UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme of Research and Training in Tropical Diseases: Joint Coordinating Board (‎JCB)‎ – Report on attendance at JCB in 2010 and nomination of a member in place of Bhutan whose term expires on 31 December 2010 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-22)‎
      The Joint Coordinating Board (‎JCB)‎ of the Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases Research (‎TDR)‎ acts as the governing body of the Special Programme and is responsible for its overall policy and strategy. This paper describes the background and composition of the JCB TDR and the action to be taken by the Regional Committee. Since the term of office of Bhutan ends on 31 December 2010, the HLP Meeting may consider electing, in this session, one of the Member States of the Region to serve on the JCB for a four-year term ...
    • Strategic framework on healthy ageing in the Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-22)‎
      The working paper provides a brief overview of the situation with regard to healthy ageing in the Member States of the WHO South-East Asia (‎SEA)‎ Region. It indicates the gradual increase in the proportion of population aged 60 years and more in most countries of the Region, and how this increase will affect the social and health services in Member States. The working paper then mentions the general features and components of the regional strategic framework on healthy ageing in the Region. It concludes by identifying a range of supportive ...
    • Strategic planning for development of human resources for health in the Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-24)‎
      Due to the growing burden of chronic diseases during the last two decades which require a continuum of care, especially community-based care, new pressures have emerged on the health workforce in Member States of the South-East Asia Region. All SEAR Member States face several common health-workforce-related problems and issues, which led the Regional Office to develop a strategic plan for health workforce development. This Regional Strategic Plan for Health Workforce Development in SEAR identified 10 strategic areas which mainly included scaling ...
    • Technical discussions: selection of a subject for the technical discussions to be held prior to the sixty-fourth session of the regional committee 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2010-06-15)‎
      The attached document SEA/RC63/7 lists the subjects of the Technical Discussions held since 1998 in conjunction with the respective sessions of the Regional Committee. It also provides a list of proposed subjects for the Technical Discussions to be held prior to the Sixty-fourth session of the Regional Committee in 2011. The High-Level Preparatory (‎HLP)‎ Meeting is requested to review the proposed subjects for the Technical Discussions and select an appropriate subject to be recommended to the Regional Committee for its consideration at its ...