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Promoting Women’s Health – A Population Investment For Ireland’s Future

promoting_womens_health COVERIn line with its statutory brief, the Women’s Health Council commissioned research to evaluate progress in  achieving the objectives of the Department of Health and Children’s 1997 Plan for Women’s Health 1997-1999 the Plan) at national and regional level. This was used as the basis of a critique of the effectiveness of the implementation of the Plan to date and the development of proposals for:
• building on the achievements to date
• ensuring a dynamic role for the structures established as a result of the Plan, especially
the regional Women’s Health Advisory Committees (WHACs)
• securing measurable health gain for women over the next 7-10 years.

 

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