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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
PAHO - Office of Caribbean Programme Coordination
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:PAHO - Office of Caribbean Programme Coordination
Web address:http://new.paho.org/ocpc/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct756462
Date of initial review: 10 Aug 2010
Validity of certificate27 Sep 2011 - Sep 2013
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014

This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



HONcode status
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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
The Office of Caribbean Program Coordination (OCPC) is a PAHO sub-regional office established in the Caribbean in October 2006. The functions of the Office are focused on developing and implementing the Caribbean sub-regional technical cooperation program, responding mainly to the CARICOM Health Agenda the Caribbean Cooperation in Health (CCH) Initiative.

  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
The functions of the Office are focused on developing and implementing the Caribbean sub-regional technical cooperation program, responding mainly to the CARICOM Health Agenda the Caribbean Cooperation in Health (CCH) Initiative. Accordingly, the OCPC will strengthen its collaboration with and support the CARICOM Secretariat in all matters related to health.

The OCPC also works closely with the PAHO Country Offices in the sub-region to complement the technical expertise required in each country.

  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

Audience:
To lead strategic collaborative efforts among Member States and other partners to promote equity in health, to combat disease, and to improve the quality of, and lengthen, the lives of the peoples of the Americas.
  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

Purpose of the website
This principle is not applicable for this site 

3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
References are accessible from the "Innovation Report" (.pdf)
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
REFERENCES
  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
Postal address, phone & fax are available at the footer of each page.
Contact us
  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
See left menu: Statement
Statement of Quota Contributions due from Member States
  (27 Sep 2011) - Link

8. Advertising policy
This principle is not applicable for this site 

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