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External Relations, Partnerships and Resource Mobilization

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To lead the official relationships between the Pan American Sanitary Bureau (PASB) and the International Community;
 
To advocate for the inclustion of the Health Agenda of the Americas into the high level political agendas as well as the international development fora;
 
To lead, guide and facilitate resource mobilization at the international level, as well as build partnerships and collaborative arrangements, to achieve the Pan American Sanitary Bureau Strategic Plan.

 

Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014 15:44

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PAHO and WHO urge countries to reduce sugar consumption among adults and children

 New guidelines from the World Health Organization (WHO) recommend that adults and children reduce their daily intake of "free sugars" to less than 10% of total calories. A further reduction to below 5%—or roughly 6 teaspoons per day in a typical 2,000-calorie diet—would provide additional health benefits, the guidelines say.

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