Joint WHO/FAO/UNEP/UNCHS Panel of Experts on Environmental Management for Vector Control (PEEM)

Tableau mixte OMS/FAO/PNUE/CNUEH d'experts de l'aménagement de l'environnement pour la lutte contre les vecteurs

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History

1981, as Joint WHO/FAO/UNEP Panel of Experts on Environmental Management for Vector Control -- Tableau mixte OMS/FAO/PNUE d'experts de l'aménagement de l'environnement pour la lutte contre les vecteurs, by World Health Organization (WHO), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), a Memorandum of Understanding Governing WHO/FAO/UNEP Collaboration in the Prevention and Control of Water-Borne and Associated Diseases in Agricultural Water Development Activities having been concluded on 14 Oct 1980. Current name adopted 1991, when revised arrangements were extended to include United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), expanding the Panel's scope to take on board human health issues related to settlements and urban water management.

Aims

Strengthen collaboration between the participating agencies, and promote collaboration between them and other appropriate international and national agencies, in their programmes and projects relating to the development of natural resources, agriculture and human settlements, urban water management and health promotion, and in the use of environmental management techniques for the control of disease vectors and the protection of human health and environment; further community health issues in relation to nature conservation, as, for instance, the health of communities in wetlands.

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Activities

Promotes intersectoral action in support of environmental management for vector control. Provides inputs on integrated vector management as an alternative to POPs pesticides in the context of the Intergovernmental Coordination of the implementation of Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POP treaty). Promotes and provides capacity building on Health Impact Assessment of water resources development. Promotes research on biodiversity and human health.

Structure

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Languages

English, French, Spanish.

Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 6 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 10 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 27 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Hydrology
    • Water
  • Resources
    • Resources
  • Medicine
    • Pathology
  • Geography
    • Nature
    • Land Type/Use
  • Society
    • Communities
  • Information
    • Expertise
  • Amenities
    • Settlements
    • Urban
  • Health Care
    • Health
    • WHO Bodies
  • Agriculture, Fisheries
    • Agriculture
    • FAO Bodies
  • Management
    • Management
  • Cybernetics
    • Control
  • Environment
    • Environment
  • Conservation
    • Conservation

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land

UIA Org ID

E5924

Last News Received

1. Jun 2005
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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