World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC5A/R.7
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Sub-Committee, Having noted the resolution of the Eighth World Health Assembly concerning the expansion of public information activities, and studied
the document submitted by the Regional Director; Considering the need to make WHO aims and work better known, 1. NOTES with satisfaction the expansion and the work of this Section at Headquarters and at the Regional Office; 2. CALLS UPON Governments of States Members to organize national committees to promote interest and knowledge of the World Health Organization in the countries of the region and to ensure the dissemination of information in a continuous manner by strengthening relations existing between the various departments concerned and the public; 3. REQUESTS the Organization to give increased aid to the region in the following ways: i. by production of basic information material in a wider variety of languages; ii. by extended production of exhibit and other visual material easily adaptable to regional and national needs; iii. by assistance to regional and local initiative in the translation and printing of the monthly WHO Newsletter in non-official languages.
Keywords: Information, Evidence and Research, Health Information Systems ,Knowledge Management
( 1955).Public information activities, World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean