This page provides links to press releases, PAHO mandates and strategic plans, related sites, guidelines and scientific articles in the various PAHO programmes.
2008 World Day for Safety and Health at Work Washington, D.C. May 1st., 2008.- Director's closing remarks at PAHO HQ Ceremony. 'This day provides us with an opportunity to recognize the commitment of the global community that works towards a common goal: improving the health and safety of workers.'
Improving People’s Health through Healthy Environments
Washington, D.C. February 2, 2007. - Millions of families in the world are exposed to harsh weather, poor ventilation, little light and the need for constant repair. We need to find the ways to strengthen linkages between health and environment, and integrate our work to improve quality of life in the region. (2/Feb/2007)
Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization