Public health measures


  • Public health measures during the influenza A(H1N1) 2009 pandemic
    In order to learn from the experiences of Member States in the implementation of public health measures during the influenza A(H1N1)2009 pandemic, the WHO Global Influenza Programme held a workshop in Gammarth, Tunisia, 26–28 October 2010. Information and findings from this workshop will inform the revision of the pandemic preparedness and response guidance.

  • Reducing transmission of pandemic (H1N1)
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    This document provides a framework for reducing transmission of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in school settings. It addresses the planning and possible measures for national and local health and school authorities.

  • Behavioural interventions for reducing the transmission
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    This document focuses on public health measures at individual and family level. It is intended for use by institutions and partners developing communication interventions and activities to reduce the spread and impact of the influenza A (H1N1) virus. Jointly published by WHO/UNICEF.

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