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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
Pan American Health Organization Belize
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:Pan American Health Organization Belize
Web address:http://new.paho.org/blz/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct916711
Date of initial review: 10 Aug 2010
Validity of certificate05 Oct 2011 - Oct 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
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
PAHO/WHO started its operation in Belize during the early 1950's. Technical support to the then British Honduras included services such as advice to the Medical Officer, provision of equipment and supplies, development of a national health plan, control of communicable disease and training of health personnel.

PAHO/WHO's presence in Belize has grown from a small office providing program coordination to a full representation with 20 staff members. PAHO/WHO works with the Ministry of Health (as the main counterpart) and other partners to strengthen health sector capacity and advanc...
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is an international public health agency with more than 100 years of experience in working to improve health and living standards of the countries of the Americas.
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

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

3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Links to sources provided.
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
For more information visit: World Hepatitis Day 2011 -http://www.who.int/mediacentre/events/annual/world_hepatitis_day/en/
Link to World Hepatitis Day 2011 - PAHO
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

Last Updated ( 28 July 2011 )
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

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

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

7. Disclosure of funding sources
Statement of Quota Contributions due from Member States
  (05 Oct 2011) - Link

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

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