Vivian Barnekow

Vivian Barnekow is working in the division for Country policies and systems in WHO, Regional Office for Europe. She started her professional carrier as a teacher, later becoming education adviser on health promotion programmes dealing with lifestyles, alcohol and drugs. Having finalized post graduate education in health promotion she started working for WHO 16 years ago. Her main involvement for many years was with the European Network of Health Promoting Schools where she was responsible for the Technical Secretariat. The focus of her work now is coordination of child and adolescent activities in the European Region, and in particular the implementation of the European Strategy for Child and Adolescent Health and Development in a large number of countries in Europe. She is the WHO focal point for the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children survey.
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PAPA Featured on Horizon 2020

An article about the PAPA Project has been featured on the Horizon 2020 website. Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years.

End of Project Dissemination Conference

To mark the formal conclusion of the PAPA project, store at the end of September 2013 members of the PAPA Project came together to present their findings at a special one-day event.