Archives for ‘Social Determinants of Health’

Rwanda: Community performance-based financing in health: to improve maternal health outcomes

Case study: http://bit.ly/qj460r The objective of this paper is to illustrate Rwanda’s experience on how innovative approach of empowering Community Health Workers (CPBF) and incentivizing mothers through Community performance-based...

Webcast:Experiencias en el abordaje de los DSS: avances en América Latina Octubre 11

Martes 11 de octubre del 2011, de 11:00 a 12:30hrs (tiempo del centro de México) para participar en la Tercera Sesión del Seminario Académico de Determinantes Sociales de la Salud - México. La ponencia titulada: "Experiencias en el...

Technical Consultation Health Accounts/Health Satellite Accounts

October 6 and 7, 2011, Washington DC Rubén M. Suárez Berenguela, Senior Advisor, Health Economics and Financing Public Policies, Regulation and Research for Health Area of Health Systems based on Primary Health Care (PAHO/WHO)...

Turning Scientific Knowledge into Effective Action for Health

Webinar: Turning Scientific Knowledge into Effective Action for Health When: Thursday, 3rd November 2011, from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM WDC time Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. Cost: Free. No...

WHO interactive atlases on health equity in Europe

WHO interactive atlases on health equity in Europe http://bit.ly/rceVa5 The atlases aim not only to provide more visibility to the sub-national patterns of health and their determinants but also to analyse how such an integrated information...

Interview with Rudiger Krech

World Conference on Social Determinants of Health Interview with Rudiger Krech http://bit.ly/qDBTBU "....The Rio Declaration on Social Determinants of Health will be a political declaration, expressing commitment to take decisive action to...

Toolkit: Sustainable Development and Health for the UN Global Conference RIO+20

Toolkit Website: http://bit.ly/oxoRdS Facebook page: PAHO/WHO Rio+20 Sustainable Development and Health in Facebook http://on.fb.me/o7CanF You could also follow the news in Twitter: PAHO/WHO Rio+20 Sustainable Development and Health...

WHO Bulletin runs theme issue on social determinants

The October issue of the WHO Bulletin focuses on the social determinants of health, featuring editorials, interviews and news articles from the United Kingdom, Brazil, India, Chile and Australia....

Global action on social determinants of health

Michael Marmot Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England. Bulletin of the World Health Organization October 2011;89:702-702. doi: 10.2471/BLT.11.094862 Available online at: http://bit.ly/onSHJx...

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:...