Health as a Bridge for Peace

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A multidimensional policy and planning framework that has WHO sponsorship. Its premise is that low-intensity conflict in developing countries, and some other violent armed conflicts, are interrelated with public health problems, requiring intervention that offers opportunities for peace building. The aims and achievements of this initiative can be seen at http://www.who.int/hac/techguidance/hbp/en/.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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