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FDI World Dental Federation serves as the principal representative body for more than one million dentists worldwide, developing health policy and continuing education programmes

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WHA69 - Maternal, infant and young child nutrition
Statement
WHA69 - Multisectoral action for a life course approach to healthy ageing
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WHA69 - Prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases
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WHA70 - Antimicrobial resistance Agenda item 12.2 (Document A70/12)
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WHA70 - Preparation for the third High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases
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WHA70 - Progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
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WHA71 - Maternal, infant and young child nutrition
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WHA71 - Preparation for the third High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases, to be held in 2018
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WHA71 - Use of appropriate digital technologies for public health
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WHA72 - Follow-up to the high-level meeting on antimicrobial resistance
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Dentists should not be overlooked in the fight against antimicrobial resistance (AMR). As dentists prescribe around 10% of all antibiotics commonly used, they are key stakeholders in combating AMR. We therefore urge countries to reach out to their National Dental Associations (NDAs) when developing and implementing national action plans (NAPs) to counter antibiotic resistance.

WHA72 - Follow-up to the high-level meeting on NCDs
WHA72 - Implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
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WHA72 - Primary health care towards universal health coverage
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WHA72 - Promoting the health of refugees and migrants
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WHA72 - Proposed programme budget 2020-2021
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WHA72 - UHC – Community health workers delivering primary health care: opportunities and challenges
WHA74 - Constituency statement on grouped Items 17 (Public health emergencies: preparedness and response) and 18 (Mental health preparedness for and response to the COVID-19 pandemic)
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WHA74 - FDI and IADR statement on Item 13.2 NCDs and Oral health
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WHA74 - FDI and IADR statement on Item 16. Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health
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FDI Statement
WHA74 - FDI statement on Items 13.1, 13.5, and 13.8
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On behalf of FDI World Dental Federation (FDI), the official representative body of over 1 million dentists, we applaud efforts by WHO and Member States to minimize AMR and increase patient safety and immunization. We are however...

White paper on dental caries prevention and management_white paper
Dental caries (Tooth decay)
White paper on dental caries prevention and management
White paper

This White Paper aims to provide the information that is necessary to understand why change is important, and how it can be initiated and conducted.

White Paper on endodontic care_white paper
White paper on endodontic care
White paper

The white paper outlines the prevention strategies and treatment procedures which make up the field of endodontics and identifies challenges in the provision of endodontic care in daily dental practice.

White paper on prevention and management of periodontal diseases for oral health and general health_white paper
White paper on prevention and management of periodontal diseases for oral health and general health
White paper

This white paper provides oral health professionals with a comprehensive yet succinct summary of the main issues related to the global prevalence and impacts, aetiology and pathogenesis, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal diseases. 

WHO EB 148 - FDI statement on Item 6
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