International Health Journalism: Asian resources

These resources can enable journalists to find information. To contribute additional sources or suggest a relevant health topic, send a few lines of explanation and the URL to Although these sources are in English, please let us know of good sources in other languages.

Asia-Pacific Action Alliance on Human Resources for Health
Sixteen Asian member states work to strengthen HRH advocacy, information monitoring, capacity building, knowledge generation, and technical coordination throughout their health systems.

Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
APO acts as a knowledge broker between researchers and policy makers and promotes evidence-based health policy-making in Asia.

The Asia-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women (ARROW)
This NGO provides information and support for advocacy, policy, and programs that enhance women's health, reproductive rights, and access to sexual health education.

HealthSpace Asia
HealthSpace Asia provides an online collaborative space and social platform for health policy researchers in Asia, with the aim of inclusive health development in Asia. 

SEARO: South-East Asia Regional Office (WHO)
This branch of the World Health Organization addresses regional health concerns and development in southeast Asia.