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    • 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 ...
    • Pandemic H1N1 2009 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CD-193, 2009)‎
      An outbreak of febrile respiratory infection was detected in Mexico in March 2009, and later identified to be due to Pandemic H1N1 2009. The World Health Organization declared the Pandemic H1N1 2009 to be a public health emergency of international concern in April 2009. Since then the pandemic has spread far and wide and reached all continents of the globe within a short period of time. In response to requests from Member States of the South-East Asia Region of WHO, a regional consultation on Pandemic H1N1 2009 was organized on 9-11 July 2009 in ...
    • Pandemic influenza preparedness plan 

      World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia (‎SEA-CD-306, 2015-03)‎
      The global response to the spread of avian influenza A (‎H5N1)‎ since 2003 and the influenza A(‎H1N1)‎ 2009 pandemic has helped shape a number of significant public health advances, providing a better understanding of the dynamics of pandemic influenza itself and of the issues that need to be addressed in pandemic preparedness. However, It is increasingly evident that an all-hazards approach multisectoral collaboration is required to combat public health threats. In 2013, the World Health Organization (‎WHO)‎ issued a new guidance document, “Pandemic ...