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Strategy and Plan of Action on Health Promotion within the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals 2019–2030
This document is linked to PAHO’s Strategy for Universal Access to Health and Universal Health Coverage and focuses on how countries can empower people and communities in their settings and territories to promote health.
The COVID-19 HEalth caRe wOrkErs Study (HEROES): Regional Report from the Americas
This report presents the evidence generated from the HEROES study survey from the 11 participating countries in the Region of the Americas. The findings show high rates of depressive symptoms, suicidal ideation, and psychological distress among health workers in several countries.
Manual for Surveillance of Events Supposedly Attributable to Vaccination
One of the essential components of the safe vaccination system is the surveillance of events supposedly attributable to vaccination or immunization (ESAVI). This manual provides a comprehensive technical review of all processes and procedures for applying and implementing high-quality ESAVI surveillance systems.
This strategy document is linked to PAHO’s Strategy for Universal Access to Health and Universal Health Coverage and focuses on work to empower people and communities all over the Region to promote health.
Safe vaccination systems depend on surveillance of events supposedly attributable to vaccination. This manual provides guidance to support implementation of high-quality systems to identify and track these events.
This manual complements the Integrated Management Strategy for Arbovirus Disease Prevention and Control in the Americas (IMS-Arbovirus) and offers a methodology for standardizing evaluations of implementation.