11 May 2021 – School Health Promotion in Latin America: Lessons Learned

11 May 2021 – School Health Promotion in Latin America: Lessons Learned

Global Health & Education webinar series

11 May 2021

Versión en espagñol

Moderator

Dr. Hiram V. Arroyo, Professor, Director, Department of Social Sciences, Director, World Health Organization (WHO/PAHO) Collaborating Centre for Training and Research in Health Promotion and Health Education, Faculty of Biosocial Sciences and Graduate School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico

Speakers

Prof. Blanca Patricia Mantilla Uribe, Director Instituto Proinapsa, WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Promotion and Sexual and Reproductive Health, Faculty of Health, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia

Prof. Karina Cimmino, Member of the Social Sciences and Health Programme of FLACSO Argentina

Spanish


The Journal Health Education is the official journal of our webinar series and aims to support the UNESCO Chair’s mission of sharing knowledge to support the global community.


Summary

During this webinar the experts will reflect on the lessons learned in the past 35 years with regard to health promotion in schools in Latin America.

The experts will address the following questions:

¿Cuál ha sido el aporte de la Promoción de la Salud Escolar en la promoción del desarrollo y la equidad en salud de la niñez y adolescencia en América Latina? / What has been the contribution of School Health Promotion in promoting development and equity in health for children and adolescents in Latin America?Prof. Karina Cimmino

¿Cuáles han sido los avances, los componentes distintivos / potenciales y el aporte de las redes en el trabajo del Movimiento de Promoción de la Salud Escolar en América Latina? / What have been the advances, the distinctive/potential components and the contribution of the networks on school health promotion in Latin America?Prof. Blanca Patricia Mantilla Uribe

¿Qué caminos políticos, acciones programáticas y otras oportunidades deberían dar forma a la agenda futura del Movimiento Latinoamericano de Promoción de la Salud Escolar? / What political paths, programmatic actions and other opportunities should shape the future agenda of the Latin American School Health Promotion Movement? Prof. Karina Cimmino y Prof. Blanca Patricia Mantilla Uribe

Full video of the webinar in Spanish


Participants’contribution


Resources

Blanca Patricia Mantilla Uribe, Jacqueline Hernández Sánchez, María Constanza Hakspiel Plata, Alba Yaneth Rincón Méndez, María del Pilar Oviedo Cáceres. Promoción de la salud en la escuela. Mirada al ayer y retos en América Latina. Instituto Proinapsa, Universidad Industrial de Santander


This webinar is organised by the UNESCO Chair and WHO Collaborating Center Global Health & Education in collaboration with the University of Puerto Rico, the Universidad Industrial de Santander, FLACSO Argentina and supported by Emerald Publishing.