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    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2004)‎
    • Regional Office for South-East Asia, World Health Organization (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2016-08)‎
      The WHO SEA Region is home to 26% of the world's population and accounts for 41% of the global burden in terms of TB incidence. Tuberculosis affects the most economically productive age group of 15-49 years and remains ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2005)‎
      This publication is a report of an intercountry workshop on "Updating and Implementing Intersectoral Food and Nutrition Plans and Policies" held in Hyderabad, India, from 4 to 8 April 2005 with the following objectives: ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2010)‎
      Countries in the WHO South East Asia region have reaffirmed their commitment to revitalizing Primary Health Care in several forums in the recent past. Community based health workers (‎CBHWs)‎ are the backbone of primary ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2014)‎
      The regional workshop on urban health equity assessment and intersectoral response was held in New Delhi during 27-29 November 2012 as part of collaboration between WHO Kobe Centre and the WHO Regional Office for South-East ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2009)‎
      Herbal medicines (‎HM)‎ form an essential and major component of traditional medicines (‎TM)‎. HM are commonly used in countries of the South-East Asia Region. This regional meeting was held to exchange information and to ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2008)‎
      The WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia developed a 10-point Regional Strategy for Strengthening Health Information Systems in Member Countries in 2006. WHO SEARO has since conducted three intercountry workshops to ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎World Health Organization, 2015)‎
      Given their labour or other practices, mobile and migrant populations may have increased exposure to malaria mosquitoes. They are also more likely to have incomplete knowledge of malaria and lower access to preventive ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2014)‎
      Vector-borne diseases (‎VBD)‎, account for 17% of the estimated global burden of all infectious diseases. Their burden and economic impact continue to be very high. In the WHO South-East Asia Region, the VBD of public health ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2003)‎
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2010)‎
      Viral hepatitis is a serious global public health problem. About 2 billion people worldwide are infected with hepatitis B virus, leading to ~600 000 deaths/year. Approximately 130-170 million are chronically infected with ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2011)‎
      The document "Viral hepatitis in the WHO South-East Asia Region" highlights the high burden of viral hepatitis morbidity and mortality in the Region. It advocates for increasing community awareness and providing education ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2009)‎
      The World Health Organization and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (‎IAPB)‎ launched "VISION 2020: The Right to Sight" in 1999 as a global initiative to provide strategic guidelines to the Member ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2001)‎
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 1980)‎
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2014)‎
      The Fifth South Asian Conference on Sanitation (‎SACOSAN V)‎ as held in Kathmandu, Nepal from 22-24 October 2013. Technical sessions on 10 thematic areas including school sanitation were discussed at the conference. To ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2010)‎
      From November 2009 until April 2010 a water quality study was conducted in four districts of Timor-Leste namely Lautem, Covalima, Alieu and Dili. The objective was to gather information necessary for finalization of the ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2010)‎
      Water Safety Plans (‎WSP)‎ offer the most cost-effective and protective means of assuring a consistent supply of safe drinking water from source to user. The World Health Organization is providing assistance to Member countries ...
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2002)‎
    • World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia, 2012)‎