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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.)
close this folder3. Strengthening school health programmes at the international, national, and local levels
close this folder3.8 National-level strategies
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View the document3.8.1 Antigua
View the document3.8.2 Bahrain
View the document3.8.3 Canada
View the document3.8.4 The European Network of Health Promoting Schools: Bulgaria’s experience
View the document3.8.5 India
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View the document3.8.7 Pakistan
View the document3.8.8 Philippines
View the document3.8.9 United States

3.8.7 Pakistan

A school mental health programme has been introduced in Rawalpindi District, with a school population of 1.5 million students. The programme aims at risk prevention by teaching life skills. Schools encourage students to communicate their knowledge to their parents and communities (54).