Knowledge

Digital Health

World Health Data Platform

Database

The latest data and reports including the Global Health Observatory, Triple Billion targets, COVID-19 situation, and equity monitoring. 

 

Published by: World Health Organization

Coping with stress during the 2019-nCoV outbreak

Article

The World Heath Organization published 6 mental health and psychosocial support coping strategies to deal with the stress which may arise as a result of the 2019-nCoV outbreak. 

Published by: World Health Organization

Access Accelerated: Moving NCD Care Forward

Database

The Access Accelerated Open Platform is a knowledge resource designed to catalyze global action on non-communicable diseases.

Published by: International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA)

Be He@lthy, Be Mobile

Article

Empowering people, communities and nations at large through mobile technology, which provides access to relevant information and services addressing the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases.

Published by: International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA)

General Meeting of the WHO Global Coordination Mechanism on the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases: Meeting Report

Report

On 5–6 November 2018, the first General Meeting of the GCM/NCD was held in Geneva, Switzerland, to reinforce the commitment of the participants to accelerated multisectoral and multistakeholder action to achieve SDG target 3.4

Published by: World Health Organization

WHO MiNDbank

Database

WHO MiNDbank is an online platform providing quick and easy access to international resources and national/regional level policies, strategies, laws and service standards for mental health, substance abuse, disability, general health, NCDs, human rights, development, children and youth, and older persons.  Since its creation in 2014, MindBank has become an essential tool for supporting the work of policymakers, advocacy groups, academics and researchers.

Published by: World Health Organization (WHO)

Country Capacity Survey Results Tool

The NCD Country Capacity Survey (CCS) is the main instrument used to monitor country progress on the NCD commitments. It provides information on the status of country NCD policies, guidelines and programs, and the health system capacity to response to NCDs. This interactive tool provides the results of the 2017 CCS, in a visual manner with charts, maps and tables, and features which allow the user to explore data for each topic, by country, subregion or region.

Published by: Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

PAHO Virtual Campus for Public Health

The Virtual Campus for Public Health is a network of people, institutions and organizations that share courses, resources, services and activities related to education, information and knowledge management in training. It aims to improve the skills and practices of the public health workforce by constantly enhancing the performance of health-related continuing education programs, through the development and innovative use of information and communication technologies. It is a tool of the technical cooperation of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) for networked learning in the region of the Americas.

Published by: Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

Nutrition Knowledge Hub

Database
By building the technical and functional capacities of all relevant staff at WHO through e-learning courses and key nutrition-related training and knowledge materials, the Nutrition Knowledge Hub aims to contribute to the acceleration and increase of the nutrition impact at the country level. The Nutrition Knowledge Hub also offers free and open courses to reach a larger public and raise awareness on the malnutrition problem and WHO’s response.

Published by: World Health Organization

mhGAP Intervention Guide App

This app provides non-specialized health-care providers with access to comprehensive information to help them diagnose and treat a range of mental, neurological and substance use (MNS) disorders including depression, epilepsy and dementia from their tablets or mobile phones.

Published by: World Health Organization

mhGAP Evidence Resource Centre

Guide
The mhGAP Evidence Resource Centre contains the background material, process documents, and the evidence profiles and recommendations in electronic format for mhGAP guidelines for mental, neurological, and substance use (MNS) disorders. The evidence resource centre is organized around the mhGAP priority conditions.

Published by: World Health Organization

iSupport for Dementia

iSupport is an online training program to support caregivers of people living with dementia.

Published by: World Health Organization

Be He@lthy, Be Mobile - A handbook on how to implement M-Ageing

Guide

Handbook providing guidance for national programmes and organizations responsible for the care of older persons to develop implement, monitor, and evaluate an mAgeing programme using mobile health technology.

Published by: World Health Organization

Be He@lthy, Be Mobile - A handbook on how to implement mBreatheFreely

Guide

The mBreatheFreely handbook provides guidance for country governments and policymakers to develop, implement, and evaluate an mBreatheFreely programme for the prevention and control of asthma and COPD.

Published by: World Health Organization

Rwanda Health Observatory

Fact sheet
The fact sheet gives an overview of The Rwanda Health Observatory, a single integrated and inter-operable system that coordinates and links the different data sources together.

Published by: WHO Regional Office for Africa

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