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Ethical issues associated with vector-borne diseases, WHO report

A map of the ethical issues around vector-borne diseases (23-24 February 2017), including:

  • environmental and social determinants of health
  • ethics of vector control
  • aspects of ethics in surveillance and research
  • ethics of mass public health interventions
12 Mar 2018
Policy paper
Training health workers

Kala-azar Outbreak Management Guideline, NKEP June 2016

12 Jun 2017
Policy paper

WHO Validation of Elimination

As some countries approach their elimination targets the WHO has produced a document outlining the criteria for the validation of elimination

3 Apr 2017
Policy paper
Case management
Bangladesh, India, Nepal

Accelerated Plan for Kala-azar Elimination 2017 India

The new roadmap for elimination of VL in India by the Directorate National Vector Control Disease Programme. Published in February 2017

1 Mar 2017
Policy paper