The District: A Framework for Health

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A district-based framework for health promotion and health care provision is advocated in this video produced by the World Health Organisation (WHO). It promotes a participatory and community-led approach which is responsive to the needs and demands of the community. The video focuses on examples of District health provision in three different regions: promoting health care among at risk groups such as the unemployed in the UK; mother and child health in Indonesia; and child immunisation in Zimbabwe.

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Likely to be of interest to those involved in health promotion and health care provision at the local and district levels.
World Health Organisation Distribution and Sales Unit, WHO Headquarters, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland. Tel (22) 791 3264 Fax (22) 791 0746
Swiss francs 60 (countries of the North); Swiss francs 42 (countries of the South)
25 mins