This report assesses the relationship of household crowding to various health effects. A systematic review of this topic was conducted to support the development of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Housing and health guidelines. The aim of this systematic review is to provide the best available evidence from existing research to contribute to the deliberations of the Guideline Development Group (GDG).
The Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) was launched in February 2014 to advance a world safe and secure from infectious disease threats, to bring together nations from all over the world to make new, concrete commitments, and to elevate global health security as a national leaders-level priority.
This algorithm document was created to aid in planning for an Ebola outbreak. It illustrates what path to take in case of several scenarios. It also provides a blank template for specific actions, detailing the action and leaving blank space for the person responsible, whether the action was completed, and what the long-term priorities are.
This document outlines the general plans for preparing for, and reacting to, a pandemic influenza outbreak. It includes guidance for strengthening capacity, risk communication practices, and health service improvement.
NOTE: This document is stamped as a DRAFT.
This Guide provides an overview of the advocacy process and its components –from planning and information gathering, to evaluating the success of advocacy efforts – and suggests strategic activities and messages that can be used to reach different audiences.