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Author Blas, E

Title Social Determinants Approaches to Public Health : from Concept to Practice
Published Geneva : World Health Organization, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (221 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Acronyms and abbreviation; Contents; 1 Introduction and methods of work; 2 Scaled up and marginalized: A review of Bangladesh's menstrual regulation programme and its impact; 3 Youth for youth--a model for youth suicide prevention: Case study of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Youth Council and Secretariat; 4 Food and vegetable promotion and the 5-a-day programme in Chile for the prevention of chronic noncommunicable diseases: Across-sector relationships and public-private partnerships
12 What happens after a trial? Replicating a cross-sectoral intervention addressing the social determinants of health: The case of the Intervention with Microfinance for AIDS and Gender Equity (IMAGE) in South Africa13 Insecticide-treated nets in Tanzania mainland: Challenges in reaching the most vulnerable, most exposed and poorest groups; 14 Addressing the social determinants of alcohol use and abuse with adolescents in a Pacific Island country (Vanuatu); 15 From concept to practice: Synthesis of findings; Annexes to Chapter 14
5 Dedicated delivery centre for migrants in Minhang District, Shanghai: Intervention on the social determinants of health and equity in pregnancy outcome for internal migrants in Shanghai, China6 Reviving health posts as an entry point for community development: A case study of the Gerbangmas movement in Lumajang district, Indonesia; 7 Child malnutrition: Engaging health and other sectors: The case of Iran; 8 The Millennium Villages Project: Improving health and eliminating extreme poverty in rural African communities
9 Immunization programme in Anambra state, Nigeria: An analysis of policy development and implementation of the Reaching Every Ward strategy10 Women's empowerment and its challenges: Review of a multi-partner national project to reduce malnutrition in rural girls in Pakistan; 11 Local Health Administration Committees (CLAS): Opportunity and empowerment for equity in health in PerĂº
Summary The thirteen case studies contained in this publication were commissioned by the research node of the Knowledge Network on Priority Public Health Conditions (PPHC-KN) a WHO-based interdepartmental working group associated with the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health. The publication is a joint product of the Department of Ethics Equity Trade and Human Rights (ETH) Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR) Special Programme of Research Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP) and Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research (AHPSR
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Form Electronic book
Author Kurup, A. Sivasankara
Sommerfeld, J
ISBN 9240687556