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Photogallery of Dr. Mirta Roses Periago, PAHO's Director.
A colection of high resolution photos, frequently updated. (13/Jul/2006)
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General Information and Guidelines for Manuscript Submission to the Pan American Journal of Public Health
A General Information and Guidelines for Manuscript Submission to the Pan American Journal of Public Health/Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública, the multilingual journal published monthly by the Pan American Health Organization.(2/Aug/2004)
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About PAHO
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is an international public health agency with 100 years of experience in working to improve health and living standards of the countries of the Americas. It serves as the specialized organization for health of the Inter-American System. It also serves as the Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization and enjoys international recognition as part of the United Nations system.(23/Mar/2004)
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Gender Mainstreaming Web Page
This web page provides a list of resources on gender mainstreaming, gender analysis, and integrating gender into specific health topics, programmes, and projects.(17/Jul/2003)
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Para Tomadores de Decisiones (BVS México)
Información científica y técnica sobre los 11 Programas Prioritarios de Salud de México, contiene artículos en texto completo sobre una variedad de enfermedades transmisibles, no transmisibles, zoonóticas, y otros temas de salud; enlaces externos; noticias y referencias bibliográficas; información actual y oportuna que trata sobre tópicos para atención de salud, calidad, satisfacción de usuarios y gerencia de servicios de salud; boletines para apoyar la práctica clínica; y reforma del sector salud. Incluye la producción científica de documentos técnicos publicados por la OMS/OPS, la Secretaría de Salud y otras instituciones.(5/Aug/2002)
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Technical Guidelines for Disaster Situations - Index
Practical Public Health Information for disaster situations prepared by PAHO's technical divisions.(11/Feb/2002)
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About World Health Day 2001
Mental Health care is a collective and continuous undertaking. It implies acting to preserve and recover that which makes people human. It also requires a healthy and peaceful environment in which all people may prosper, where tolerance is generalized, and violence diminished.(6/Apr/2001)
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Healthy Municipalities and Communities, country profile: Mexico
There are 2,419 municipalities in Mexico, 85% of which are governed by municipal presidents who are democratically elected for a period of three years; the remaining 15% are municipalities of an indigenous nature, with traditional authorities that last one year in the position.(1/Jan/2000)
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Healthy Municipalities and Communities, country profile: Nicaragua
The country has been implementing the Healthy Municipalities initiative since 1994 when the municipality of León formally committed to the movement. The municipalities of La Paz Centro, Quezalgoaque, El Sauce, and Nagarote have also declared their involvement formally through a municipal decree.(1/Jan/2000)
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