Germany launches WHO World report on violence and health
World report on violence and health
22-6-2003: Hosted by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ), the event marking the German launch of the World report on violence and health was opened by Dr Christoph Beier, GTZ Director of Planning and Development, and Dr Marc Danzon, WHO's Regional Director for Europe. Several presentations described violence prevention programmes in Germany as well as GTZ-sponsored projects abroad. Participants welcomed the recommendations of the Report, and encouraged the German government to consider them in the development of future activities.