Violence and Injury Prevention

Biennial report offers highlights of WHO's work on violence and injury prevention and disability

WHO is pleased to share its most recent review of highlights from its work in Violence, injuries and disability: biennial report 2010-2011. The reports flags a number of milestone achievements, including the launches of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 and the first World report on disability.

It also describes the guidance developed on issues as varied as intimate partner and sexual violence, mobile phone use, and community-based rehabilitation and the successes documented in areas such as caring for the injured and preventing and treating burns.

WHO thanks its partners for their valuable contributions to its work.

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