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close this bookPromoting Health Through Schools - Report of a WHO Expert Committee on Comprehensive School Health Education and Promotion (WHO, 1997, 104 p.)
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WHO Expert Committee on Comprehensive School Health Education and Promotion

Geneva, 18-22 September 1995

Members

Ms I. Capoor, Director, Centre for Health Education Training and Nutrition Awareness, Ahmadabad, India (Vice-Chairman)

Dr D. Hopkins, Tutor, Institute of Education, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England (Rapporteur)

Dr L. J. Kolbe, Director, Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA (Chairman)

Dr D. O. Nyamwaya, Director, Health Behaviour and Education Department, African Medical and Research Foundation, Nairobi, Kenya

Mrs K. Sanguor, National Coordinator for School Health and Environment Education, Ministry of Education, Manama, Bahrain

Dr G.-J. Ye, Director, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health, Beijing Medical University, Beijing, China

Representatives of other organizations

Aga Khan Foundation
Dr K. Bartlett, Programme Officer, Education, Geneva, Switzerland

Education International
Mr E. Jouen, Deputy General Secretary, Brussels, Belgium

International Union for Health Promotion and Education
Dr M. Rajala, President, Vanves, France

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
Dr B. Dick, Senior Youth Health Advisor, New York, NY, USA

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Ms A. M. Barthes, Programme Specialist, Education Service, Paris, France

Secretariat

Mr S. Cohen, Deputy Director, Health and Human Development Programs, Education Development Center, Newton, MA, USA (Temporary Adviser)

Mr J. T. Jones, Health Education and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Dr I. Kickbusch, Director, Division of Health Promotion, Education and Communication, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Ms H. B. Macdonald, Health Education and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Dr D. J. O’Byrne, Chief, Health Education and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland (Secretary)

Dr C. Vince-Whitman, Senior Vice-President, Health and Human Development Programs, Education Development Center, Newton, MA, USA (Temporary Adviser)