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    • Safe management of bio-medical sharps waste in India 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-EH-548, 2005)‎
      Sharps are one of the most hazardous categories of waste generated in health care facilities. Injections are responsible for the generation of the largest quantity of infectious sharps generated during both immunization and curative practices. Due to the risks associated with sharps it is very important to manage them properly and to ensure they remain safe to the health care workers and the community at large. The present study documents successful sharps management systems in urban areas and evaluates non-burn treatment and disposal technologies. ...
    • Scaling up adolescent health in South-East Asia 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CAH-7, 2012)‎
      Member States in the South-East Asia (‎SEA)‎ Region of the World Health Organization (‎WHO)‎ have gained experience in implementation of adolescent health (‎AH)‎ programmes. WHO has provided technical assistance to Member States in the Region and supported country adaptation of tools for planning, capacity-building, monitoring and supervision. The WHO 4"S" strategy comprising of Strategic information, Supporting policy environment, Services and supplies, and Strengthening collaboration with other sectors has been implemented in the countries. The ...
    • Scaling up antiretroviral therapy in resource-poor settings 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-142, 2004)‎
    • Scaling up antiretroviral treatment in the South-East Asia region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-143, 2004)‎
    • Scaling up HIV testing and counselling in Asia and the Pacific 

      WHO/SEARO/WPRO (‎SEA-AIDS-177, 2007)‎
    • Scaling up HIV/AIDS: prevention, care and treatment 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-151, 2005)‎
    • Scaling-up HIV prevention, care and treatment 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-174, 2007)‎
      The Regional Meeting on Scaling up HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment Interventions brought together senior representatives from the Ministry of Health, programme managers from national AIDS programmes as well as from reproductive health and adolescent health programmes, representatives from nongovernmental organizations (‎NGOs)‎ and development partners to exchange information and provide a platform for technical and strategic discussions on scaling up HIV prevention, care and treatment interventions in the South-East Asia Region.
    • Scaling-up towards universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-160, 2006)‎
      Universal access is an important initiative to scale up coverage and quality of HIV/AIDS interventions, particularly for the poor and marginalized populations. The meeting discussed the conceptual framework and process for achieving universal access as well as opportunities, obstacles, and suggestions from Member countries. It was concluded that though the main components of universal access had been developed in the past years, these interventions now needed to be scaled up. Universal access should be a country-driven process with countries ...
    • Schizophrenia: youth's greatest disabler 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-117, 2001)‎
    • Second Annual meeting of South-East Asia Regulatory Network (‎‎‎SEARN)‎‎‎ 21-23 March 2018, Colombo, Sri Lanka 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎sea-hsd-394, 2018)‎
    • Second Biregional Meeting of Malaria Drug Resistance Monitoring Networks, Bangkok, Thailand, 24-26 October 2016 : meeting report 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific (‎2016)‎
    • Second meeting of partners on tropical diseases targeted for elimination/eradication 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-FIL-37, 2007)‎
    • Second meeting of the asia-pacific technical advisory group on emerging infectious diseases 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CD-169, 2007)‎
      The second meeting of the Asia-Pacific Technical Advisory Group on Emerging Infectious Diseases held in New Delhi on 18-19 July 2007 was the second meeting of the TAG. It was also attended by temporary advisers and WHO officials to assess the existing alert and response capacity in the Asia-Pacific Region as laid down in the Asia-Pacific Strategy for Emerging Diseases (‎APSED)‎. Pandemic preparedness, IHR and APSED workplan implementation and progress made towards implementing the recommendations of the First Meeting were also discussed. The ...
    • Second meeting of the regional network of medical councils in SEAR countries 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-324, 2010)‎
    • Second regional training course on comprehensive vector control 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-VBC-78, 2001)‎
    • Self-care in the context of primary health care 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-320, 2009)‎
      Member States in the South-East Asia Region agree that primary health care is the right approach to strengthen the health systems, taking into account the social determinants of health for achieving the MDGs, and ultimately to achieve equitable health for all. The PHC approach encompasses four principles: universal coverage; community participation; multi-sectoral collaboration; and use of appropriate technology. Self-care embraces all of these principles and translates community participation through community empowerment that necessitates ...
    • Sentinel surveillance for drug resistance in leprosy 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-GLP-2010.2, 2010)‎
      The workshop on Sentinel Surveillance for Drug Resistance in Leprosy was held at the Faculty of Medicine Diderot, Saint Louis Hospital, Paris, France on 26-27 October 2009. Reports on relapses from 10 countries from the African, American, Eastern Mediterranean, South-East Asian and Western Pacific Regions were presented. The drug resistance surveillance work carried out by the seven reference laboratories in Brazil, France, India, Japan, South Korea, Switzerland and the United States of America were presented. Topics on molecular research, ...
    • Sentinel surveillance for drug resistance in leprosy, 2012 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-GLP-2013.1, 2013)‎
      The WHO Global Leprosy Programme organized a meeting on "Sentinel Surveillance for Drug Resistance in Leprosy" at Cotonou, Benin on 12-13 November 2012. Representatives from five national programmes, scientists from eight reference laboratories and experts from collaborating centers participated in the meeting. Data on registered relapse cases from five national programmes and information on laboratory findings from eight reference laboratories of the surveillance network were discussed in the meeting. The conclusions from the meeting emphasized ...