In a mission organized by WHO EMRO, Prof. D. Cees Th. Smit
Sibinga, the advisor of WHO EMRO had one-week visit to IBTO in order to discuss
about the progress made through preparing the regional status report for blood
safety and availability 2017 and analysis of 15-year regional data.
activity builds on the collaboration between IBTO and WHO in the previous
designation period. The sub-activities of this section are based on information
from the Global database on Blood Safety:
- Analysis of 15 year regional
data to identify trends in 10 selected indicators.
- Preparation of country profiles
on blood safety and availability (22 countries, 10 selected indicators, to
be revised every three years).
- Preparation of regional status
report on blood safety and availability (2018, 2020).