Health Evidence Network (HEN)

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Health Evidence Network (HEN)
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International organisations

Public health and health care policy-makers need a trustworthy source of evidence on which to build health policy. WHO/Europe addresses this need with HEN, which gives access to independent and reliable health information and evidence.

HEN provides:

  • a variety of publications addressing policy issues;
  • and easy access to sources of evidence and information from a number of web sites, databases and documents, selected for relevance.

HEN is a network of organizations or institutions promoting the use of evidence in health policy or health technology assessment.