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Entwicklungszusammenarbeit

American International Health Alliance
*Places an emphasis on economically viable, low-technology solutions that improve health care and productivity; uses the exchange of healthcare professionals and community leaders as the primary mode of developing unique, self-sustained approaches for improved quality and delivery of health-care. Progams in the New Independent States (NIS), Central and Eastern Europe...
http://www.aiha.com

Austrian Development Agency (ADA)
*Die ADA ist das Kompetenzzentrum der Österreichischen Entwicklungs- und Ostzusammenarbeit (OEZA). Sie ist für die Umsetzung der Programme und Projekte verantwortlich und verwaltet das entsprechende Budget.
http://www.ada.gv.at

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
*Die Ziele der Stiftung sind im Bereich der Entwicklungshilfe angesiedelt und unterstützen die Behandlung und Bekämpfung von Krankheiten weltweit. Die Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ist von den Einlagen her die mit Abstand größte Privatstiftung der Welt. Durch die Beteiligung von Warren Buffett 2006 verdoppelte sich das Stiftungskapital. Global Development, Agriculture, Financial, Libraries, Global Health, Priority Diseases, Breakthrough Science...
http://www.gatesfoundation.org

Disease Control Priorities Project (DCPP2), The World Bank Group
*Resources for health policymaking in developing countries. Free download of publications: Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, Priorities in Health, Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors; Fact sheets e.g. Primary Health Care, District Hospitals, Water and Sanitation, Health Systems, Information about cost-effectiveness of 170 interventions; Data and Maps about global burden of disease and risk factors; browse by disease, region, country, topic, intervention...
http://www.dcp2.org

Demotech
, design for self-reliance, poverty?, sustainability?
*A a hundred practical solutions and a method to get more joy per person!
http://www.demotech.org

Ethnomedicine, Institut für Ethnomedizin an der Uni Wien

*Mit dem Background aus Geschichte der Medizin, Geomedizin, Ethnologie und Anthropologie war das 1993 gegründet Institut für Ethnomedizin an der Universität Wien das Erste im deutschsprachigen Raum. Armin Prinz und Ruth Kutalek, Publications, Links, Veranstaltungen, Vorträge und Vorlesungsunterlagen...
http://www.univie.ac.at/ethnomedicine

Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI)
*Public Private Partnership aus öffentlichen und privaten Organisationen fördert weltweit Impfungen. Mitglieder sind BMGF, UNICEF, WHO, Weltbank, Regierungen von Industrie- und Entwicklungsländern, NGOs und andere Stiftungen, Hersteller von Impfstoffen sowie Forschungsinstitutionen. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) finanzieren 75%.
http://www.gavialliance.org

FAO Karten und Länderprofile
*Gepraphy, Population, level of development (poverty, education, health), agricultural production, land use and food insecurity, Economy
http://www.fao.org/waicent/portal/countryinfo_en.asp

Gesundheitsversorgung in Entwicklungsländern

*Entwicklungshelferkurs, Tropenkurs bzw. Medizin in Entwicklungsländern am Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg, Hygiene Institut, Abteilung Tropenhygiene und öffentliches Gesundheitswesen. Seit 1974 finden hier Kurse zum Thema statt, um angehende Entwicklugshelfer auf die Mitarbeit in der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit im Gesundheitssektor vorzubereiten.
http://www.klinikum.uni-heidelberg.de/Entwicklungshelferkurse.7086.0.html

Human Development Reports (HDR)

*The basic purpose of development is to enlarge people's choices. HDRs - Global, Regional, National... 2006: Beyond scarcity: Power, poverty and the global water crisis; 2005: International cooperation at a crossroads: Aid, trade and security in an unequal world; 2004: Cultural Liberty; 2003: MDGs; 2002: Deepening democracy; 2001: New technologies; 2000: Human rights; 1999: Globalization; 1998: Consumption; 1997: Eradicate Poverty; 1996: Economic growth; 1995: Gender; 1994: Human security; 1993: People's Participation; 1992: Global Dimensions; 1991 Financing; 1990: Concept and Measurement of HD
http://hdr.undp.org

MDG Monitor
, Tracking the Millennium Development Goals
*The MDG Monitor is designed as a one-stop-shop for information on progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), globally and at the country level.
http://www.mdgmonitor.org

Primary Health Care (WHO)
*The ultimate goal of Primary Health Care (PHC) is better health for all. WHO as the foreward thinker who introduced PHC in 1978 and who revitalized the concept 30 years later. Speeches, Publications, Technical Information, Programmes, PHC in WhO Regions...
http://www.who.int/topics/primary_health_care/en

Rehydrate.org
*Works to create positive, lasting change for disadvantaged children in the areas of health and nutrition, education, economic opportunity, and emergencies; uses a self-help approach to relief, recovery, and ongoing development.
http://rehydrate.org

Rethinking International Health
*RIH is an online course from Stanford University in international health with 13 video interviews. Above others one can find contributions from Jeffrey D. Sachs, Carol Bellamy and Chris Elias.
http://ih.stanford.edu

State of the World's Children Reports (SOWC)

*These reports are the UNICEF's flagship publications, focusing on key issue affecting children. Available as PDF in English, French and Spanish; Additionally lots of multimedia features, statistical data, background papers, regional editions etc. 1996: Children in war; 1997: Child labour; 1998: Nutrition; 1999: Education; 2000: The State of the World's Children; 2001: Early childhood; 2002: Leadership; 2003: Child participation; 2004: Girls, education and development; 2005: Childhood under threat; 2006: Excluded and Invisible; 2007: Women and Children - The double dividend of gender equality
http://www.unicef.org/sowc

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), New York
*UNICEF began working to help children around the world in 1946. In 1953 it became an permanent UN organization. In the following decades it became a leader in international health and pioneer in social mobilisation. WebsInfo by country, what we do, why we do, unicef people, voices of youth, against aids, press center, multimedia features, emergencies,special reports, millenium development goals...
http://www.unicef.org

World Federation of Public Health Associations
*Promotes public health throughout the world by facilitating partnerships among its member groups and providing a medium through which they can exchange information, experience, and research.
http://www.wfpha.org

World Health Organisation (WHO)
, Genf
*Gegründet 1948, Hauptquartier in Genf. Die WHO verstand sich zunächst als technische Organisation der UN zur Krankheits- und Seuchenbekämpfung, später als Wegbereiter und Katalysator einer globalen Gesundheitspolitik. Die WHO folgt den Entscheidungen der Weltgesundheitsversammlung ihrer 192 Mitgliedsstaaten. Countries, Health Topics, Publications, Press Releases, Events, Information on current emergencies, Disease Outbreak News...
http://www.who.int

World Health Reports (WHO)

*Die seit 1995 jährlich erscheinenen WHRs zur globalen Gesundheit und statistischen Länderdaten fokussieren immer auf ein spezielles Thema. Die neueren WHRs sind in mehreren Sprachen verfügbar. 1995: bridging the gaps; 1996: fighting disease, fostering development; 1997: conquering suffering, enriching humanity; 1998: life in the 21st century: a vision for all; 1999: making a difference; 2000: Health Systems: Improving Performance; 2001: mental health: new understanding, new hope; 2002: reducing risks, promoting healthy life; 2003: shaping the future; 2004: changing history; 2005: make every mother and child count; 2006: working together for health
http://www.who.int/whr/en

*Annotationen von Peter Schatzl