Commission on Information and Accountability for Women’s and Children’s Health
The Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health concluded with 10 recommendations. As a follow up, WHO is holding a consultation to discuss a draft workplan with partners. This consultation, “From recommendations to action: follow up to the recommendations of the Commission on Information and Accountability on Women's and Children's Health” takes place on 14-15 July 2011 at WHO Headquarters in Geneva.
Provide comments online
In order to advance in defining roles and responsibilities in implementing the workplan, we ask interested partners to complete the survey on the Commission website by 15 July 2011 and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Find the links to the Draft Workplan and the Survey on your right.
Objectives of the Consultation
- To discuss and agree upon the draft common workplan "Translating the recommendations of the Commission on Information and Accountability on Women's and Children Health into Action".
- To identify the ways in which all stakeholders can contribute and work together towards the implementation of the Commission's recommendations, as specified in the workplan, at country and global levels.
Objectives of the Workplan
The overall objective is to implement the ten recommendations of the Commission and realize the accountability framework at the country and global levels. The specific objectives are to:
- strengthen country mechanisms and practices to enhance accountability for women's and children's health in the 74 countries, listed in the Commission's report, during 2011-2015;
- enhance global accountability mechanisms and practices.