The Health Academy aims to improve knowledge about good health through the use of eLearning. In particular, it targets school-age children aged 12-18 through multi-media presentation of its health content.
A platform to support the development of Human Resources for Health in Portuguese-speaking countries facilitating collaboration among institutions, delivering health information and promoting capacity building.
To support national eHealth strategy development, WHO is working with representatives from ministries of health and ICT through workshops and online training. With ITU, WHO has also developed a National eHealth Strategy Toolkit.
The adoption of eHealth standards is critical to the implementation of health care information systems, promoting interoperability and enabling the effective, consistent, and accurate exchange of data.
The two Millennium Development Goals on improving the health of women and children are in urgent need of innovative and strategic actions, supported by political will and resources for greater impact. ICT is critical in this effort.