Archives for ‘Global Consultation WHO’

Social determinants of health: practical solutions to deal with a well-recognized issue

Rüdiger Krech - Department of Ethics, Equity, Trade and Human Rights, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland Bulletin of the World Health Organization 2011;89:703-703. doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.094870 Available online at:...

Action on social determinants of health is essential to tackle noncommunicable diseases

Kumanan Rasanathan & Rüdiger Krech Department of Ethics, Equity, Trade and Human Rights, World Health Organization, Geneva , Switzerland. Bulletin of the World Health Organization October 2011 Available online at: http://bit.ly/nIxOak...

Brazil calls for pact on social factors to improve health

As host of the World Conference on Social Determinants of Health on 19–21 October 2011, Brazil has shown its commitment to tackling social factors to improve people’s health and well-being. Minister of Health Alexandre Padilha talks to the...

Complex problems require complex solutions: the utility of social quality theory for addressing the Social Determinants of Health

BMC Public Health 2011, August 2011 Available online at: http://bit.ly/pMOKs3 “…….In order to improve the health of the most vulnerable groups in society, the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health (CSDH) called for...

Social Determinants of Health: Resuscitating the Agenda in Rio

FROM: Healthy Policies - Written on August 18, 2011 at 5:39 am by Guest Blogger Ted Schrecker offers a commentary on how the 2011 World Conference on Social Determinants of Health might restore an otherwise ailing SDOH agenda....

Latest news – World Conference on Social Determinants of Health

World Conference on Social Determinants of Health Rio de Janeiro, Brazil From 19 - 21 October 2011 Media Centre - Media registration is now open to journalists and communications professionals. For more information please go to:...

Proposals for Stakeholder Events World Conference on Social Determinants of Health

Proposals for Stakeholder Events World Conference on Social Determinants of Health Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 2011 An event proposal should be sent by August 31, 2011 Website: http://bit.ly/iEJvRR The Secretariat of...

PAHO/WHO Regional Consultation on the Social Determinants of Health in the Region of the Americas

The World Health Organization is carrying out, in cooperation with the Government of Brazil, the World Conference on Social Determinants of Health, to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 19 to 20 October 2011. In preparation to this Conference...

Consulta sobre determinantes sociales de la salud

La OMS está haciendo una consulta sobre los determinantes sociales de la salud. http://new.paho.org/blogs/dss El documento de base publicado por la OMS está disponible en el siguiente enlace: OMS - Consulta sobre determinantes...