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Activities Conducted Under Partnership

Activity Title


First India Development Marketplace (IDM)

World Bank, International Finance Corporation, Department for International Development, Microsoft, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Times Foundation, Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services, Confederation of Indian Industry, Ford foundation, Usha Martin, Ballarpur Industries Limited, Apollo Tyres Limited and Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India

National Student and Youth Parliament Special Session on HIV/AIDS

Government of India, UNAIDS

Knowledge Management


Healthy workplace the in corporate sector

Confederation of Indian Industry

Plenary Meeting of the WHO Collaborating Laboratories & other National Referrals in India

National Institute of Virology, Pune

Workshop for Country Coordination Mechanisms of the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria


World Health Day 2005 & Health Awareness Run

Health Fitness Trust

Critical health issues of the elderly

Indian Medical Association

Issues surrounding children and families living under the shadow of leprosy & HIV/AIDS

International Leprosy Union, Pune

Collaborative country plans for emergencies, disasters, disease surveillance and response

Government of India

Population stabilization

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

National Rural Health Mission

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Orientation of private practitioners on the latest advances in the treatment and management of diabetic patients on World Diabetes Day

Indian Medical Association

Pharmaceutical Policy and Access to Essential Medicines

Federation of Medical Representatives’ Association of India, Kolkata

Role of Nursing Personnel in the delivery of Essential Health Intervention


Strengthening Public Health Education

Mahatma Gandhi Instt of Medical Sciences, Sewagram

Early identification of hearing loss

KKR ENT Hospital & Research Instt

Technical Support to the Preparation of the National AIDS Control Programme, Phase III, including institutional arrangements


Development of training modules for cancer control

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Development of District Non Communicable Disease Control Programme, Punjab

Post Graduate Instt of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh

Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Nat'l Commission for Macroeconomics on Health

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Community-based rehabilitation work

Christian Medical College, Vellore

International Conference on Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS

Inter-Faith Roundtable

Inter-Regional Workshop: ‘Environmental Health Impacts from Exposure to Metals’

American Embassy, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, and the Indian Council of Medical Research

National Convention for Achieving Excellence Healthcare in India

Indian Confederation for Healthcare Accreditation

National Consultation on Drug Resistance in

Malaria, TB, and HIV/AIDS

Center for Disease Control, American Embassy, KEM Hospital, Mumbai

United Nations at 60

All UN Agencies

Guidelines on ‘Evidence & Information for Policy: Establishment of a Clearing House for Health in India’

Indian Institute of Health Management Research, Jaipur; Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai; Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad; Centre for Bio Ethics, Mumbai

Ensuring Universal Access to Anti-retroviral Treatment

Government of India

Development of options for Health Insurance Coverage

Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies, Trivandrum and Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium

Technical Support for the National Kala-azar Elimination Programme at national and state levels in Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal

National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Commission for Social Determinants in Health

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Self Employed Women’s Association and the Commission for Social Determinants in Health

Flood relief support

Directorate of Health Services in Government of Maharashtra

Technical support to Country Coordination Mechanism (CCM)

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Global Fund for AIDS, TB & Malaria (GFATM), and CCM Partners

GAVI Partners’ meeting

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GAVI, PATH, UNICEF

Technical support for Leptospirosis control in Mumbai

Regional Medical & Research Centre, Port Blair

Counseling on Antiretroviral Therapy  under the HIV/AIDS Care and Support Programme

Indian Red Cross

Health Repository 

Administrative Staff College of India, Indian Institute of Health Management and Research, Centre for Studies in Ethics and Rights, and Tata Institute of Social Sciences

International Conference on Malaria

Malaria Research Centre, Government of India

Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness

Indian Academy of Paediatrics

Updating of the National Family Planning Guidelines and Standards

Department of Family Welfare (Research Services and Standards), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare

Joint National Conference of the Indian Public Health Association and Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine

Indian Public Health Association and Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine

Guidelines for Management of Severe Malnutrition

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

·    Reviewing Non-Communicable Disease strategies, Monitoring and Advocacy;

·    Launch of the Global Report on ‘Preventing Chronic Diseases: a vital investment’

South-east Asia Network on Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control

Accreditation of Health Facilities – A Way Forward

World Bank, USAID, DFID, European Commission Technical Assistance, GTZ, Government of India, State Governments of Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu

Public Health Education through the Media


World Health Day 2006: Advocacy events and release of the World Health Report 2006

Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GOI

Advocacy Events: health posts in bus stops, railway station and key public places; human chain and a cultural event at the National Stadium

Health Fitness Trust (Ms Sunita Godara), UNICEF, MOHFW, Delhi State

World Blood Donors Day 2006

Indian Red Cross Society

Regional consultation on “Implementing Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health in South-East Asia Region”

WHO Regional Office and representatives of Ministries of Health in the South-East Asia Region

Solution Exchange


Regional Conference of Ministers of Health, Agriculture/Livestock on Avian Influenza and Pandemic Preparedness in Asia

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Agriculture/Livestock from the South-East Asia Region, WHO Regional Office, FAO, USAID and the US Embassy

Joint UN system project on reducing women’s vulnerability to HIV/AIDS: Coordinated HIV/AIDS response through capacity building and awareness (CHARCA)

All UN Agencies

Medicated bednets and medicines for post-flood disease control measures

Integrated Disease Surveillance Project, Department of Health,  Government of Gujarat

One-year Post Graduate Diploma Course in Disaster Preparedness and Rehabilitation

Indian Red Cross Society

Tuberculosis Control in India: DOTS State Implementation and Research

USAID / Government of USA

Scaling-up Implementation of Evidence Based Anti-Malaria Treatment Policy in India


Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness (IMNCI) Guidelines


Rapid response and pandemic preparedness for Avian Influenza in India during 2006-2007

CDC, US Embassy

National Summit on Public Health Initiatives: PPP Model

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, ASSOCHAM

India Development Marketplace 2007

World Bank

Thematic Monthly Development Supplement to UN Newsletter 2007

All UN Agencies in India

Acceleration of National ART Training Plan


Annual Conference: Socio-political Determinants of Public Health – The National Rural Health Mission Response

Indian Public Health Association

XXXVIII Annual Meeting

All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health and Nutrition Society of India

International Conference on Emerging Population Issues in the Asia-Pacific Region: Challenges for 21 Century

International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai

Workshop on nutrition research for capacity building of young scientists especially for Northeastern Region


All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India

Norway India Partnership Initiative 2006 – 2011  to accelerate attainment of MDG IV goals for reducing infant mortality rate

Royal Norwegian Government; Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; and UNICEF

Advocacy initiatives to mark mid-point of MDGs and beyond

UN Agencies in India

World Health Day 2007

Delhi State Ministry of Health and Family Welfare;
National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development, Ministry of Women & Child Development; UNICEF; and UNFPA

2007 Annual meeting and international workshop of the South-East Asia Public Health Educational Institutions Network

Indian Institute of Health Management & Research

Child development, health and early education

UN Women’s Association

Workshop for the National Campaign on Ayurveda & Siddha for Generic Health Care

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India (Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha & Homeopathy); Central Council for Research in Ayurveda and Siddha

Advocacy and launch of the Tobacco Mortality Report – “A Nationally Representative Case-Control Study of Smoking and Death in India”

Centre for Global Health Research, St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto

UN Day 2008

UNIC, UNDP, and all UN agencies






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