We are happy to inform you that the 2nd IHR implementation course (IHR i-course), developed by WHO in collaboration with the University of Pretoria, South Africa, Georgetown University Law Center, USA, and the University of Geneva, Switzerland is now accepting applications.
This on-the-job training targets public health professionals, mainly belonging to National IHR Focal Points (NFP), but also professionals from other related sectors from national or international organizations, in the public and private sectors. Each cohort of participants will also include WHO staff from country offices and regional offices.
On-the-job distance training: 27 September 2010 to 28 January 2011/ 2-week face-to-face session: 31 January to 11 February 2011
Attached you will find a leaflet including further information on IHR i-course, including how to apply.
We would be grateful if you accept to contribute disseminating the above information to countries so that potentially interested candidates can be reached.
We take this opportunity to thank you again for the support you provided on curriculum development as well as on selection of participants for the 1st IHR i-course (22 March to 30 July 2010).