ERIC Number: ED183504
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Guide to the Integration of Health Education in Environmental Health Programmes.
Pisharoti, K. A.
This guide is designed to stimulate governments to incorporate health education into environmental health training programs. It provides guidelines for the design, development, and evaluation of training programs dealing with basic sanitary services such as water supply, waste disposal, and vector control. Suggestions are included for increasing community participation in planning and utilizing environmental health facilities, and also for introducing environmental health education in schools. The subject-matter is grouped under three sections. Section one deals with methods of incorporating health education into environmental health program planning. The second section deals with the systematic incorporation of community-oriented health education in the basic and in-service preparation of environmental health manpower. The third section deals with the introduction of environmental health teaching in the school system. (JD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Health Organization, Geneva (Switzerland).