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ISSOP2019 – all you need to know

    => Download the flyer 2019 Annual Meeting – September 25 – 28, 2019 Children in Armed Conflict. Rights, Health and Wellbeing. Location: American University of Beirut, Lebanon and Saint Joseph University in Beirut (preconference) Organised by the International Society for Social Pediatrics & Child Health, in collaboration with: Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect The Lebanese Pediatric Society Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut Early bird rate until June 30, 2019 Abstract submission until July 28, 2019  ...

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e-bulletin 36 is out !

On behalf of the editorial team, I am pleased to announce the latest newletter/e-bulletin is out in its new format. In order to view the whole e-bulletin it in a browser, please click here. New format The look and organization of the information will adapt to the machine (computer, tablet, phone) you are using to read it. The text are short and you need to click on the buttons to go to the full articles which are on . Some email software do funny things with the alignements => try another machine (computer, tablet, phone) if it the case, or another version of the software (for me : not looking in Outlook...

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e-bulletin 36 – December 2018 – Table of contents

ISSOP E-BULLETIN  36 – December 2018  – Table of contents => click here     To view the whole e-bulletin in a browser 1. Introduction 1.1. President’s report 2. Meetings and news 2.1 IPCC latest 2.2 David Attenborough on climate change 2.3 Save the dates: 2019 ISSOP meeting in Beirut 2.4 The effects of armed conflict on children 2.5 International Seminar on Child Rights and Health and Satellite activities 2.6 Disability in Russia 2.7 Measles resurgence 3. International organisations and voices 3.1 Global Climate and Health Alliance 3.2 Global Child: a rights-based approach to enhance the health and developmental outcomes of...

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e-bulletin 36 – 7.4 Pakistan Lady Health Worker programme for responsive care-giving

Pakistan is among the 10 countries with the highest burden of children not meeting their cognitive potential by 5 years of age. Pakistan has poor primary school enrolment (6.5 million children are out of primary school), poor primary school completion and poor quality of learning (Pakistan ranks 113/120 countries for low literacy). Gender equality issues is a big problem in this country. Even having a girl child may be a reason for maternal depression and developmental difficulties. The National Programme for Family Planning and Primary Healthcare (often referred to as the Lady Health Worker [LHW] programme) provides an opportunity to...

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