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In 1995 WHO launched the Global school health initiative seeking to mobilise and strengthen health promotion and education activities at the local, national, regional and global levels. The Initiative is designed to improve the health of students, school personnel, families and other members of the community through schools.

Related projects:

  • Global School-Based Student Health Survey (GSHS)
  • Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) in Schools
  • Global Handwashing Day          
  • Health Promoting School Networks (Events)
  • Partners and Collaborating Centers
  • Toolkits
     • EcoJoven
     • Community FluKit
  • School-health Policy
  • Workshops & Regional Events

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