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Health promotion

Health promotion is the process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, their health. It moves beyond a focus on individual behaviour towards a wide range of social and environmental interventions. As a core function of public health, health promotion supports governments, communities and individuals to cope with and

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Health Cluster Home

The Health Cluster works at local, national, regional and global levels to meet the health needs of the most vulnerable populations. e-Learning. The Health Cluster Coordination e-learning course provides an introduction to the work of the Health Cluster, which aims to save lives and promote dignity in humanitarian and public health emergencies

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Corporal punishment and health

Corporal punishment is a violation of children’s rights to respect for physical integrity and human dignity, health, development, education and freedom from torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. The elimination of violence against children is called for in several targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable

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Sustainable Development Goals

Health has a central place in SDG 3 “Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages”, underpinned by 13 targets that cover a wide spectrum of WHO’s work. Almost all of the other 16 goals are related to health or their achievement will contribute to health indirectly.

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Health statistics

The World Health Statistics 2018, WHO’s annual snapshot of the state of the world’s health, highlights that while remarkable progress towards the SDGs has been made in some areas, in other areas progress has stalled and the gains that have been made could easily be lost.

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World Health Statistics

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals adopted by world leaders in September 2015 set out a vision for a world free of poverty, hunger, disease and want. SDG 3, “Good Health and Well-Being,” calls on countries to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages. Life expectancy and health life expectancy. SDG 3.1.

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WHO Philippines World Health Organization

As the Philippines on Sunday received additional COVID-19 vaccines donated by the COVAX Facility, the Department of Health (DOH), World Health Organization (WHO), and UNICEF conti 31 August 2021. News release. Minimizing the impact of the Delta variant in the Philippines. The Delta variant is the most closely watched coronavirus mutation

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Health Events at COP26

The COP26 Health Pavilion will offer a rich 2-week programme of over 60 events, showcasing evidence, initiatives and solutions to maximize the health benefits of tackling climate change across regions, sectors and communities. Most events will be livestreamed, and recordings will be made available on this website.

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Food, Genetically modified

The World Health Organization and the Food and Agriculture Organization collaborate on the Codex Alimentarius Commission, which develops the standards, codes of practice, guidelines and recommendations concerning food, including GM products.

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Common goods for health

External funders and governments alike have failed to prioritize investments in core health system functions that are fundamental to protecting and promoting health and well-being. In order to address these under-investments WHO, in close collaboration with external partners, has developed a knowledge programme on financing common goods for health.

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Self-care interventions for health

Self care is the ability of individuals, families and communities to promote health, prevent disease, maintain health, and cope with illness and disability with or without the support of a …

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Nursing and Midwifery

Despite the critical role they play in health care, there is a shortage of nurses worldwide that is expected to rise as the population grows. Initiatives to expand health care services, particularly in low- and middle-income countries, are succeeding in providing access to previously underserved communities, which furthers the need for trained nurses.

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WHO eHealth at WHO

The World Health Assembly in 2013 recognized the need for health data standardization to be part of eHealth systems and services, and the importance of proper governance and operation of health-related global top-level Internet domain names, including “.health” (66th World Health Assembly, 2013; Geneva, Switzerland). Resolution WHA66.24

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COP26 Health Programme

Commitment 1: Climate resilient health systems. Commit to conduct climate change and health vulnerability and adaptation assessments (V&As) at population level and/or health care facility level by a stated target date;; Commit to develop a health National Adaptation Plan informed by the health V&A, which forms part of the National Adaptation Plan to be published by a stated target date;

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Equity and health

Equity and health. Within the SDH Department, the Equity and Health (EQH) Unit addresses the social determinants of health and equity. It does so by providing strategic leadership on the topic; developing evidence, norms and standards, including those that strengthen the case for investment; building national capacities to address these issues

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Universal Health Coverage

Universal health coverage means that all people have access to the health services they need, when and where they need them, without financial hardship. It includes the full range of essential health services, from health promotion to prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and palliative care. Currently, at least half of the people in the world

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Health product policy and standards

Health product and policy standards. Our team supports countries to formulate evidence-based policies and ensure good practice and good governance throughout the supply chain from selecting the right products to using them correctly. About us. Good Manufacturing Practices.

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Maternal health in Western Pacific

Maternal health in the Western Pacific. Every mother and newborn child has the right to a positive and safe birthing experience. Maternal health can be promoted by: Improving access to the full range of affordable, equitable and high-quality family planning and reproductive health services to increase the contraceptive use rate and reduce

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Blood and other medical products of human origin

health interventions,2 but have to be adapted to the particularities of medical products of human origin.3 The main issue is the existence of a human being at the origin of these products, giving rise to high levels of complexity and responsibility for health systems and health-care providers. Launched in

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Mental, Neurological and

mental health conditions or exacerbating existing ones • Pre-existing MNS disorders increase the risk of death, severe illness or long-term complications • COVID-19 itself is associated with neurological and mental complications • Increased demand for MNS services, with community-

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