National Public Health Institute Legal Framework

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control & Research (IEDCR) Legislation

Agency Type: Autonomous, nonprofit corporate body



Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada Legislation

Agency Type: Legislated service agency

Other Links:  History of Public Health Agency of Canada

                      Legal Foundations for a National Public Health Agency in Canada


Costa Rica

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Legislation

Agency Type: Institution of the Caribbean Community


Chile

Chilean Institute of Public Health Legislation

Agency Type:


Czech

Czech Republic's National Institute of Public Health Legislation

Agency Type: Contributory organzation under the direction & control of the MOH


Chile

Estonian National Institute for Health Development Public Health Act

Agency Type: Subordinate health agency directly responsible to the Minister of Health


Chile

Ethiopian Public Health Institute Legislation

Agency Type: Autonomous federal government office accountable to the Minister of Health


Finland

Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) Legislation

Agency Type: Research and development institute under the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, subject to the performance guidance of the Ministry


Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau's National Institute of Public Health (INASA) Legislation

Agency Type: Institute endowed with technical, administrative, financial, & patrimonial autonomy under the tutelage of the MOH


Moldova

Moldovian National Center of Public Health Legislation

Agency Type:


Chile

The Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) Legislation

Agency Type: Indepentent part of the Ministry of Health, Welfare & Sport

Other Links: Bulletin of Acts, Orders and Decrees of the Kingdom of the Netherlands


Nigeria

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Legislation

Agency Type: Parastatal


Norway

Norwegian Institute of Public Health Legislation

Agency Type: Governmental institution under the Ministry of Health and Care Services


Tanzania

Tanzanian National Institute for Medical Research Legislation

Agency Type: Parastatal


England

Public Health England Legislation

Agency Type: Operationally autonomous executive agency of the Department of Health


Wales

Public Health Wales Legislation

Agency Type: NHS Trust


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