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    • Meeting of ministers of health of the WHO South-East Asia region 2013 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HM Meet-31, 2014)‎
      Ministers of health of the WHO South-East Asia Region met in New Delhi, India, in September 2013 to discuss the matters of importance to health development in the Region. This is the report of their deliberations. Ministers passed the New Delhi Declaration on High Blood Pressure. They also reviewed previous declarations by Health Ministers of the WHO South-East Asia Region, which have been added to this report to make them available in one volume.
    • Meeting of Ministers of Health of the WHO South-East Asia Region 2014 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HM Meet-32, 2015)‎
      The ministers of health of Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region met in Dhaka, Bangladesh in September 2014 to discuss matters of importance to health development in the Region. This is the report of their deliberations. The health ministers adopted the Dhaka Declaration on Vector-borne diseases. They also reviewed previous declarations b health ministers of the WHO South-East Asia Region, which have been added to this report for ready reference.
    • Meeting of national programme managers for leprosy elimination 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-LEP-153, 2003)‎
    • Meeting of partners for TB control in the South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-TB-297, 2007)‎
      The report summarizes the proceedings of the Meeting of Partners for TB control in the South-East Asia Region held in Jakarta, Indonesia, 27 to 30 November 2006. A review of the situation and progress in TB control in the Region was conducted and presentations made on experiences from countries. Thematic round-table discussions on different areas that would support the implementation of the new Stop TB Strategy in the Region highlighted innovative mechanisms to raise and sustain human and financial resources, increase access to drugs and diagnostics, ...
    • Meeting of partners on tropical diseases targeted for elimination/eradication 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-FIL-34, 2006)‎
      Description: The meeting discussed four tropical diseases targeted for elimination/eradication, namely, leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, leishmaniasis(‎kala-azar)‎ and yaws and also soil-transmitted helminthiasis(‎intestinal parasites)‎ which are targeted for intensified control. The five diseases are major public health problems in the South-East Asia Region and are considered regional priorities. The objectives of the meeting included review of the current situation and strategies and to identify and discuss the role of partners in joint efforts ...
    • Meeting of regional experts on promotion of mental well-being 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-159, 2009)‎
      WHO defines health as a "state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity". The definition clearly emphasizes mental well-being. Since its establishment, WHO has focused on addressing the major causes of morbidity and mortality, and has emphasized health promotion and prevention of disease. However, the concept of well-being (‎including mental well-being)‎, even though included in the original definition of health, has not been implemented as a public health strategy. There is no generally ...
    • Meeting of the scientific working Group on management of health research information 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-RES-114, 2000)‎
    • Meeting of the South-East Asia primary heealth care innovations network (‎SEAPIN)‎ 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-342, 2010)‎
      Countries in the WHO South-East Asia Region have reaffirmed their commitment to revitalizing Primary Health Care during the Regional Conference on Revitalizing Primary Health Care held in Jakarta, Indonesia, from 6-8 August 2008. One of the recommendations of the Regional Conference for WHO-SEARO was: To provide normative support for country capacity, particularly in: @ Consolidating and disseminating the lessons learnt from international experiences with PHC; and @ Facilitating exchange and horizontal support between countries." In pursuance of ...
    • Meeting of the WHO scientific working group on criteria for setting health research priorities 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-RES-113, 2000)‎
    • Meeting on sentinel surveillance for drug resistance in leprosy 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-GLP-2011.1, 2011)‎
      The WHO Global Leprosy Programme (‎GLP)‎ organized a meeting on "Sentinel Surveillance for Drug Resistance in Leprosy" at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases in Tokyo, Japan, from 9-10 November 2010. The surveillance network to study drug resistance in leprosy was established in 2008 to monitor the development of drug resistance, especially to rifampicin, which is the main component of multidrug therapy (‎MDT)‎ for leprosy. Representatives from sentinel sites from 13 countries along with scientists from 10 collaborating laboratories ...
    • Meeting report: HIV and STI guidelines dissemination workshop for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand 8-11 August 2016 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-AIDS-200, 2016)‎
    • Meeting the needs of persons with mental disorders through legislation 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MENT-125, 2001)‎
    • The mental health and psychosocial aspects of disaster preparedness 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-150, 2007)‎
      The tsunami experience of December 2004 exposed the fact that disaster preparedness plans of Member States to meet the mental health and psychosocial needs of the community in times of disaster had their limitations. It also highlighted the need for every country, affected or unaffected by the tsunami, to prepare a detailed plan to meet any situation arising out of future disasters. Mental health and psychosocial relief efforts should be an integral part of disaster preparedness plans. The best levels of disaster preparedness can be achieved by ...
    • Mental health and psychosocial support after the tsunami 

      Regional Office for South-East Asia, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2006)‎
    • Mental health and substance abuse, including alcohol - report and documentation of the technical discussions 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-124, 2001)‎
    • Mental health at the primary care level. Report of a meeting of experts, Jakarta, Indonesia, 14-15 December 2007 

      World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-Ment-154, 2008)‎
    • Millennium development goals 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-271, 2004)‎
    • Mobile and migrant populations and malaria information systems 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MAL-279, 2015)‎
      All countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion are engaged in operations leading to malaria elimination and prevention of its reintroduction within regional malaria time-boundelinimination goals. This document provides current country experiences gained, sofar, to improve access by mobile and migrant populations to malaria services and how to connect those services with basic information needed that improves surveillance and response mechanisms to mitigate epidemics, to detect new active malaria foci or o quickly monitor and respond to multidrug ...
    • Model for comprehensive community and home-based health care 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUR-451, 2004)‎