World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC6A/R.25
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Sub-Committee, Having held technical discussions on some of the problems and activities in health education of the public; Considering that
the lasting effect of many health services depends on the understanding, co-operation and action of the people on a well-informed basis; Noting that the preparation of visual aids requires careful study in order to meet local variation in habits, customs and available resources, 1. ENDORSES the prime importance of providing training in the principles and methods of health education to professional and auxiliary health workers, school teachers and workers in related fields; 2. RECOMMENDS that the Governments of Member States consider seriously the provision of qualified technical leadership in health education with national and provincial health services; 3. REQUESTS the Regional Director to continue to encourage the expansion of health education as an important and essential component of developing health services of the Member States; 4. RECOMMENDS that a seminar on health education of the public be held in the Region as soon as possible.
Keywords: Maternal, Reproductive and Child Health, Health Education
( 1956).Health education, World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean