Archives for ‘Web 2.0’

World Blood Donor Day, 14 June 2011

World Blood Donor Day, 14 June 2011 ¬ The global ceremony to commemorate World Blood Donor Day will be held in¬ Buenos Aires,¬ Argentina¬ next 14 June.¬ The poster is being printed in¬ El Salvador¬ and will be distributed from there to all countries. More materials can be found through the link listed...

Soon, PAHO Virtual and Fun Event!

Soon: Something different, fun, free, and open to anyone who wishes to take part. Washington, DC time. Please register: on.fb.me/PAHOvEvent¬ ¬ You will also¬ have a chance to win a PAHO 100th Anniversary Photographic coffee table book and more! More details soon ... stay...

PAHO/WHO’s Vision for Knowledge, Management and Communication

National and regional policies established to promote free and equitable access to evidence-based information on health as a human right. A Region with equitable access to information, innovation, networking, resource optimization, and proper use of information and communication technologies to achieve interoperability between sources and of health information systems. Access to health information considered within the principle of nondiscrimination in health and as an integral part of...

PAHO/WHO’s Guiding Principles for Knowledge Management and Communications

¬ Primary Guiding Principle The primary guiding principle is to ensure technical excellence in PAHO/WHO content production and high-quality standards in PAHO/WHO information and communication products, projects, and services and easy and equitable access to evidence-based information products and...

Recordando … Fue anunciado en el 2003

‚ÄúThis will be the century of networks, connectivity, and interdependency, which will allow us to overcome barriers of space and time and will open possibilities that were unimaginable to humankind. If we encourage those networks to exponentially multiply ‚Ķ we will have taken a fundamental step towards eliciting knowledge and experience ‚Ķ for sustainable human development.‚ÄĚ Dr. Mirta Roses Periago,¬ Inaugural Speech,¬ ¬ Director of the Pan American Health Organization, WHO...

Site institucional BIREME segue estratégia da OPAS

O site institucional da BIREME sob a plataforma Joomla est√° dispon√≠vel no endere√ßo www.paho.org/bireme. A utiliza√ß√£o da plataforma Joomla pela BIREME segue as recomenda√ß√Ķes da √°rea KMC da OPAS/OMS, √ qual a BIREME est√° vinculada, como parte da estrat√©gia ‚ÄúOPAS Web 2.0‚ÄĚ aprovada pela Ger√™ncia Executiva da Organiza√ß√£o em abril de 2008....

(Espa√Īol) OPS se encamina firmar contrato con Google eBooks

Publicaciones de la organización pasarán a ofrecerse como e-books La Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS) se apresta a firmar un contrato con Google Editions que permitirá a los usuarios acceder a las publicaciones de la organización en formato de libro electrónico o en PDF a través de Google eBooks, una nueva plataforma en Internet....

(Espa√Īol) Paulo Lyra, Asesor de Comunicaci√≥n y Redes, Gesti√≥n del Conocimiento y Comunicaci√≥n, KMC

Paulo Lyra, Asesor de Comunicación y Redes, Gestión del Conocimiento y Comunicación,...

¡Participa! Uso de redes sociales en la Organización Panamericana de la Salud

El √Ārea de Gesti√≥n del Conocimiento y Comunicaci√≥n ha impulsado un documento colaborativo sobre el uso de las redes sociales en la Organizaci√≥n Panamericana de la Salud. A continuaci√≥n puedes consultar esta estrategia y dejarnos tus comentarios y sugerencias para ayudarnos a mejorarla, gracias por tu colaboraci√≥n! C√≥mo citar este documento: Organizaci√≥n Panamericana de la Salud, √Ārea de Gesti√≥n del Conocimiento y Comunicaci√≥n. Uso de las redes sociales en la OPS/OMS y su...

News from the Web Team: Best Practices on Web Design, WHO/HQ

Cristina Mitchell and Paulo Leite, PAHO/HQ web team members, participated in a four-day training course in WHO/HQ.¬ This course covered best practices on web page design, tips on how to improve the ranking and visibility of WHO/HQ and regional sites.¬ Emphasis was placed on ensuring WHO sites are accessible to all segment of the population.¬ In addition to that, effective techniques on web writing, accessibility issues, as well as search engine optimization topics were reviewed.¬ The fifth...