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Newsletter 25/2013

Newsletter 25/2013 March 21, 2013   IN FOCUS read more SOUTH EAST EUROPE DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY: A VEHICLE TO BETTER 2020, by Goran Svilanovic, RCC Secretary General The Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) marked its fifth anniversary last month. Over these five years of its existence, we saw important steps forward in connecting our region…   OUR […]

Everybody’s business: economic surveillance of public health services in Alberta, Canada

Philip Jacobs1, Jessica Moffatt1, Arto Ohinmaa2 and Egon Jonsson3 +Author Affiliations 1 Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Canada 2 School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Institute of Health Economics, Edmonton, Canada 3 Institute of Health Economics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada Correspondence: Jessica Moffatt, Institute of Health Economics, 1200-10405 Jasper […]

The UNDP has just published the Human Development Report 2013

The UNDP has just published the Human Development Report 2013 entitled “The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World”. Ms. Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, highlights in the Foreward: The 2013 Human Development Report, The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse Worldlooks at the evolving geopolitics of our times, […]

Investment in Health a priority in the Social Investment Package

 Investment in Health a priority in the Social Investment Package The European Commission adopted its Social Investment Package for Growth and Cohesion on 20th February 2013. As highlighted in the Commission paper on Investing in Health included in the package, health is an integral part of the Europe 2020 strategy. The paper recommends reforming health systems […]

EuroHealthNet, a partner to the SEE Health Network

EuroHealthNet, a partner to the SEE Health Network, is one of the vital and important organizations promoting and supporting the work of both WHO Regional Office for Europe and the European Union in their goals to deal with inequalities in Europe.   See more at: http://eurohealthnet.eu/organisation/eurohealthnet-welcomes-focus-longer-live

UPCOMING EVENTS

WHO/Europe in Copenhagen moving to new premises In April 2013, WHO/Europe will move its main office to new premises, bringing together in one location all the United Nations agencies in Copenhagen. The new address is: WHO Regional Office for Europe UN City Marmorvej 51 DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø Telephone: +45 4533 7000 Fax: +45 4533 7001 […]

7th of March 2013 inauguration of the seat of SEEHN

Dear All from the SEE Health Network, Dear partners! YES! It happened on the 7th of March in Ckopje! The SEE Health Network Secretariat was inaugurated and launched! See the media-coverage! I quote below the message of yesterday of Ms. Snezhanna Chichevalieva, Public Health Officer, WHO Europe, to the SEEHN National Health Coordinators: “Dear National […]