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Communicating health for all in Africa

Communicating health for all in Africa

report on the training course of African communicators on primary health care

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Published by University of Tampere, Unit of Peace Research and Development Studies in Tampere .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Health education -- Africa.,
    • Public health -- Africa.,
    • Communication in medicine -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPirjo Huida, ed.
      SeriesTiedotteita / Politiikan tutkimuksen laitos, Rauhan- ja kehitystutkimuksen yksikkö =, Reports / Department of Political Science, Unit of Peace Research and Development Studies,, 24, Tiedotteita (Tampereen yliopisto. Politiikan tutkimuksen laitos. Rauhan- ja kehitystutkimuksen yksikkö) ;, 24
      ContributionsHuida, Pirjo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA440.5 .C62 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination97 p. :
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2258308M
      ISBN 109514423305
      LC Control Number89138389

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      The peoples of Africa aspire to a future of good health and well-being. The health and health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) build on this hope, providing guidance to ensure that no one is left behind as the continent progresses towards sustainable and equitable health. To achieve this, a coherent and logical approach to. 13 hours ago  Africa Covid update: WAT on Wednesday 19 August ( CEST) Latest figures published by Johns Hopkins University.. Worldwide. Cases: 22,, Deaths.

        Factsheet Key Facts Tuberculosis (TB) is the ninth leading cause of death worldwide and the leading cause from a single infectious agent, ranking above HIV/AIDS. In , million people fell ill with TB in the African region, accounting for a quarter of new TB cases worldwide. An estimated , people died from the disease in the African region ( million globally) in books about health and wellness by Black authors All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: African Holistic Health by. Llaila O. Afrika. avg rating — ratings. score: , and 2 people voted Want to Read saving Want to Read.


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