Strategy for Implementation
Analysis and Epidemiological Surveillance
Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases
Environmental Health and Emergency Preparedness
Prevention of Psychosocial and Behavior Risks
Knowledge Management and Sharing
Management and Administration
STRATEGY FOR IMPLEMENTATION
stakeholders, strengthen partnerships, maintain PAHO presence and
provide leadership on matters critical to improve public health and
reduce illness and risks: NCDs, VIP, HIV-AIDS, TB, tobacco and
substance abuse, and environmental health problems.
direct Technical cooperation supportive to the incorporation of gender
and ethnicity frameworks to address disparities on the Border. Support
mechanisms to involve Border communities in public health action,
encouraging the use of participatory methods in planning and evaluation.
information sharing and the dissemination of good practices and
evidence for policy making, jointly developed and maintained with the
Border Virtual Health Library (BVHL) partnership to increase access to
scientific and technical knowledge and experiences.
in partnerships and alliances to strengthen binational collaboration,
coordination, communication, support institutional capacity, and the
steering role of local health authorities and public health actions on
health care and the public health workforce including building
sustainable institutional capacity for health promotion and the
essential public health functions and support for a binational border
the development of a Border health research agenda, encouraging and
enabling research to assess health priorities in the context of the
social determinants of health, and participate in the EPIVNet.
information and surveillance to support ethical and evidence-based
strategic planning and policies, monitor the health situation and
health trends, collaborating with the USMBHC to establish a binational
- Encourage monitoring and evaluation of policies and plans, including cost-effectiveness analysis. Disseminate
norms and standards, and encourage monitoring of their implementation,
particularly the International Health Regulations, and strengthen
international health security.