Health Promotion Watch

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: B.P. 12415 YAOUNDE
Country: Cameroon
Region: Central and Southern Africa
UN Languages: French
Other languages:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research

  • Other:'awareness raising on drug, alcohol and tobacco abuse'
Short description:
Considering the objectives of the UN Millennium Development Goals, the close correlation between good health, healthy environment and development as well as the devastation caused by pandemics such as HIV / AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and drug abuse on the populations of emerging countries of Africa in particular, it aims to contribute to health and environmental monitoring and awareness in order to improve the physical and psychological health on the continent.

Health Promotion Watch has four major objectives:
1. Advocate for the implementation of actions to promote health among populations
2. Enhancing the quality and effectiveness of health promotion and protection of the environment for health, through practices and acquired knowledge
3. Develop the capacity of stakeholders to undertake programs of health promotion and environmental protection
4. Establish a focal point for promoting health in a healthy environment
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