THIS MONTH'S SPECIAL THEME: CHILDHOOD INJURIES AND VIOLENCE
IN THIS MONTH’S BULLETIN
Czech Republic: Preventing burns; Israel: Patterns of violence; Viet Nam: Why are children not wearing helmets?; Jordan: Child maltreatment comes out; Brazil: Key factors affecting mental health; Australia: Fragile brain, handle with care; Swaziland: Facing up to sexual abuse; Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt & Pakistan: An insight into childhood injuries; Democratic Republic of the Congo & Uganda: Healing child soldiers; Children have special needs; Research lacking; A recipe for preventing injuries; Public health classic; Shift from infectious diseases to injury
The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) is the principal advisory group to WHO
for vaccines and immunization. WHO is soliciting nominations for experts from the
African, Eastern Mediterranean, European and Western Pacific regions.