World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC6A/R.5
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Sub-Committee, Having considered the document submitted by the Regional Director; Recognizing the need of statistical data in planning and
public health programmes, 1. RECOMMENDS that Member States make all possible effort to establish or expand vital and health statistics services and take steps towards staffing these services with adequately educated personnel; 2. RESOLVES that a seminar for senior personnel in vital and health statistics services of the Eastern Mediterranean countries be organized, on the lines set out in the recommendations of document EM/RC6/13, as soon as the necessary funds can be made available; 3. REQUESTS the Regional Director to make a survey on vital and health statistics services in the Eastern Mediterranean, countries and to present his findings to a future session of the Regional Committee; 4. CALLS UPON health administrations of Member States to provide the Regional Director with the information required for the survey.
Keywords: Health Systems, Statistics and Health Surveys
( 1956).Vital and health statistics, World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean