Archives for ‘Web 2.0’

Workshop “The role of eHealth in the prevention of childhood obesity”

En el marco de la Conferencia Panamericana de la Obesidad 2012, celebrada en Aruba del 14 al 16 de junio, el Área de KMC impartió un taller sobre "El rol de la eSalud en la prevención de la obesidad infantil". Ver presentación - "Using social networks in the prevention of childhood obesity" Ver presentación - "Strategy and Plan of action on...

(Español) La OPS celebró el Día Mundial de Internet 2012

Con el fin de promover la integración de uso de las redes sociales en las iniciativas de salud pública, la Organización celebra el Día Mundial de Internet el jueves, 17 de mayo, en la cafetería de la Sede y vía Elluminate. La OPS invitó a todo el personal al evento para aprender más sobre estas Tecnologías de Información y Comunicación (TIC). En esta ocasión, la Organización presenta su Estrategia del uso de redes sociales que proporciona normas, directrices y buenas prácticas...

(Español) KMC desarrolla el sitio web Cooperación entre países para el desarrollo de la salud

KMC desarrolla el sitio web "Cooperación entre países para el desarrollo de la salud", una herramienta web para el intercambio de conocimientos, información y experiencias de aquellas soluciones que abordan problemas de salud pública y que resultan de asociaciones horizontales y modalidades de cooperación sur-sur y triangular en salud fue presentada por la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS/OMS) en la Feria Saber del Sur, en...

Pan American Forum for Action on NCDs Website

The PAFNCDs website is live http://www.paho.org/panamericanforum/. Visit the site and learn all about the forum and the upcoming meeting in Brasilia 8-9 May, 2012....

Join us in the Celebration of World Health Day 2012

World Health Day 2012 is dedicated to Healthy Aging this year. PAHO will be organizing and participating in a variety of events around the Region. For more information on this very important event visit...

Apoyando a la Red RELACIGER, el uso de la Comunicación Corporativa 2.0

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New Vaccination Week Website Goes Live

The new Vaccination Week website is now live - http://www.paho.org/vwa/ Please share it with your colleagues and friends via social media and share buttons at the bottom of every page. Also, check out the multimedia section, which is constantly updated with new videos and promotional...

Training Knowledge Management teams from the Region

During 2011 PAHO's web team has coordinated training sessions for Knowledge Management teams from Venezuela, Cuba, Guatemala (INCAP), Brazil (PANAFTOSA) and Costa Rica. These training sessions have consisted in knowledge sharing sessions on best practices related to website creation and management, editing and uploading of multimedia materials, among other topics. Meetings have been scheduled with all other KMC teams to share the multiple services that KMC offers among KM team...

World Hepatitis Day to be Celebrated 28 July 2011

KMC's web team along with the Area of HSD, launched this week the official site of World Hepatitis Day 2011. In 2010 the 63rd World Health Assembly (WHA) of WHO, called for a comprehensive response to viral hepatitis. As mandated by the WHA, from 2011 onwards, World Hepatitis Day is promoted on 28 July in order to provide an opportunity for awareness raising and greater understanding of viral hepatitis as a global public health problem, and to stimulate the strengthening of preventive and...

PAHO celebrates first Global Internet Day

More than 400 people participated in discussions on the use of social media to raise awareness about public health issues Washington , D.C. , 17 May 2011 (PAHO/WHO) - Today, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) held the first Global Internet Day. Some 400 people connected through different Internet platforms discussed the use of social media to promote health in the Americas....