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    • Negotiation process for health resource mobilization 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-231, 2000)‎
    • Neonatal-perinatal database and birth defects surveillance 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CAH-24, 2016-02)‎
      Nearly 3.3 million children under five years of age die every year due to birth defects globally. An estimate of 3.2 million of those who survive may have lifelong mental, physical, auditory or visual disability. As the morbidity due to communicable disease is decreasing, birth defects is taking prominence as a significant cause of under-five year morbidity and mortality. The irony is that most of these conditions are preventable with a very high coverage of available interventions. WHO-South-East Asia Regional Office in collaboration with ...
    • Nepal malaria programme review 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MAL-265, 2011)‎
      The programme review is a mechanism to assess overall programme achievements and performance as well as identifying gaps. It provides an opportunity to propose strategic directions in order to improve the programme performance. The Ministry of Health and Population of Nepal in collaboration with WHO conducted the external evaluation of the malaria control programme during 7-16 June 2010. The review team observed significant progress in the malaria situation and the Malaria Control Programme. Several new tools were proven effective and produced ...
    • Networking of nursing and midwifery education institution for nursing and midwifery development 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NURS-453, 2006)‎
      An intercountry workshop on Networking of Nursing and Midwifery Educational Institutions for Nursing and Midwifery Development was conducted on 6-7 July 2006 at Cha-am, Thailand to strengthen the capacity of WHO collaborating centres for nursing and midwifery development in the Region and to strengthen other nursing and midwifery educational institutions. The main objectives of the workshop were: to develop the South-East Asia Nursing and Midwifery Educational Institutions Network (‎SEANMEIN)‎; to adopt the South-East Asia Strategic Framework of ...
    • Ninth meetng of the WHO South-East Asia nutition research-cum-action network 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-176, 2009)‎
      Description: The ninth meeting of the South-East Asia Nutrition Research-cum -Action Network was organized by the WHO Regional Office for South East Asia at the National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad, India from 24-26 September 2008. The three -day meeting was an endeavour to promote effective exchange of information among Member States of the Region, partner organizations and institutions. Participants from all the 11 Member States of the Region as well as representatives from academic institutions, WHO Collaborating Centres and international ...
    • Noncommunicable diseases risk facator surveillance in South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NCD-60, 2003)‎
    • Noncomunicable diseases including mental health and neurological disorders 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NCD-84, 2012)‎
      The Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting on Noncommunicable Diseases (‎NCDs)‎ held in September 2011 in New York calls for concrete and comprehensive actions by Member States and the international community, and emphasizes WHO's leading role in coordinating global action against NCDs. As a follow-up of this meeting and as per the decision of the Sixty-fourth Session of the World Health Organization (‎WHO)‎ Regional Committee for South-East Asia, a regional meeting was organized from 24 to 26 April in Yangon, Myanmar. It was a platform to ...
    • Nursing and midwifery education in the twenty-first century 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-428, 2000)‎
    • Nursing role in HIV/AIDS care and prevention in South-East Asia region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUR-437SEA-AIDS-127, 2002)‎
    • Nutrition and Food Safety in the South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎2008)‎
    • Nutrition-related care and support for people living with HIV-AIDS 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-169, 2006)‎
      HIV infection results in complicated nutritional issues for patients. There is growing evidence that nutritional interventions influence health outcomes in HIV-infected patients. Also food insecurity leading to malnutrition heightens the susceptibility to HIV exposure and infection, while HIV/AIDS in turn heightens the vulnerability to food insecurity and malnutrition. The South-East Asia Region had six million people estimated to be infected with HIV in the year 2005. On the other hand, prevalence of malnutrition is very high. More than half of ...
    • Operational research on reproductive health 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-MCH-216, 2000)‎
    • Orientation of fellowship focal points in SEARO and WHO country offices 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-350, 2012)‎
      An Orientation of Fellowship Focal Points in the WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia and WHO Country Offices was organized in Jaipur, India, on 28-30 July 2011. This was on the basis of the recommendations of the Regional Consultation on Management of Fellowship Programmes organized by SEARO in Bangkok, Thailand, in February 2011. This orientation was aimed at improving fellowship management at the country and Regional Office levels, and reviewed existing fellowship management processes to achieve greater efficiency at each stage. Standard ...
    • Orientation of master trainiers on teaching of medical ethics 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HSD-339, 2010)‎
      An Orientation of Master Trainers on Teaching of Medical Ethics was organized by WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEARO)‎ in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 14-18 June 2010. It was a pilot training programme organized on ethics teaching in which master trainers from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Indonesia, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand participated. They were oriented on the teaching of medical ethics to medical undergraduates through the use of ethics module, facilitators' guide and a handbook of medical ethics. The principal objective of the ...
    • Orientation of potential trainers and STCs in antimicrobial resistance monitoring 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-HLM-338, 2001)‎
    • Overview of National Codex Committees in the Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-188, 2014)‎
      The importance of this Region in the international food trade has long been recognized since over 25% of the world's population resides here. There has been a significant increase in the production of food in this Region over the years. There has been a growing realization in countries of the Region of the importance of Codex in protecting the health of consumers and ensuring fair practices in the food trade. The participation of countries from the Region in the Codex forum has also increased considerably. This report contains information on the ...
    • Overview of national codex committees in the member states of the WHO South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-183, 2012)‎
      The Codex Alimentarius Commission (‎‎CAC)‎‎ is a joint body of the World Health Organization (‎‎WHO)‎‎ and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (‎‎FAO)‎‎. It was established in 1963 to develop international food standards, a code of practices, and guidelines and other recommendations to protect the health of consumers, and ensure fair practices in the food trade. The importance of the Asian region in international food trade has long been recognized since more than half of the world population resides in the Asian region. Through ...
    • Overview of the international food safety authority network (‎INFOSAN)‎ in the member states of the WHO South-East Asia Region 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-NUT-182, 2012)‎
      Food safety authorities worldwide have the task of ensuring food safety and preventing foodborne diseases, both of which are of importance to national as well as international public health. In 2004, the International Food Safety Authority Network (‎INFOSAN)‎ was established by WHO, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (‎FAO)‎. INFOSAN has provided an important platform for the rapid exchange of information in the case of food safety crises and for sharing of data on both routine and emerging food safety ...