Highlights

2020

2020-06-18 20:57:06

Organizational strengthening of BIREME in emergency teleworking due to COVID-19

BIR equipes alta perfor3BIREME entered into emergency teleworking due to the COVID-19 pandemic declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11th. Despite the challenging scenario, the Center continues to implement actions for the effective performance of its organizational structure of governance, management and operation, aiming at the implementation of its 2020-2021 Biannual Work Plan, within the framework of its technical cooperation for access and management of health information and knowledge.



2020-06-12 13:34:20

The IT infrastructure of BIREME and the use of ICT in teleworking

TIC mosaico3With the advancement of the COVID-19 pandemic and social distance and isolation, teleworking has become the way to maintain the development of BIREME’s activities, and especially with the support of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) that also require Information Technology (IT) infrastructure and continued support and guidance to its employees and users. Several simple ideas can make work less tiring and more enjoyable. Several tools that enable conversations, meetings and even events are being used and improved. In addition, office tools such as text editors and spreadsheets can also be used in the cloud, meaning that no very sophisticated equipment is needed for the user to be able to develop their activities even when they are in a residential environment. You just need an Internet connection.



2020-04-06 12:52:34

COVID-19 Pandemic: statistics on access to the VHL and the extent of BIREME’s technical cooperation

Fig1CovidThe analysis of access statistics, utilizing the Google Analytics service as a data source, to the information resources on COVID-19 available at the Virtual Health Library (VHL) show that BIREME is fulfilling its mission during the pandemic and help to demonstrate the response of its technical cooperation in the face of a global health emergency.



2020-01-13 11:42:08

BIREME’s regional operation through the official missions of the 2018-2019 biennium

Grafico1 enBIREME’s technical cooperation, as a PAHO/WHO specialized Center, with Latin American and Caribbean countries occurs through different pathways, including the official missions of BIREME/PAHO/WHO staff, whose specific objectives are to support the implementation of its technical cooperation program and its institutional alignment with the policies and procedures of the Organization, ensuring the transparency and development of its operations.



2019

2019-11-22 17:40:35

Brazilian Academic Consortium for Integrative Health and PAHO sign Framework Technical Cooperation Agreement


2019-11-01 19:43:43

BIREME Advisory Committee: VIII Session is held in 2019


2019-08-02 17:54:02

Technical cooperation of BIREME/PAHO with the WHO – Global Index Medicus


2019-05-03 15:37:51

Management, institutionality and technical cooperation of BIREME are part of the agenda of the Ministry of Health of Brazil


2019-03-27 14:30:57

In March, BIREME celebrates 52 years, and the VHL, 21 years


2019-01-18 12:13:03

Bireme holds the IV Session of the Scientific Committee