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The Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Ministry of Health and Sports (2017)   C1

The National Strategic Plan is based on the following guiding principles:<br> 1) Life-course approach: adolescence is a key decade in the course of life that influences the health outcomes later in life.<br> 2) Comprehensive approach: It recognizes the cross cutting health and development needs of young people such as intentional and unintentional injuries and violence, SRH, HIV/AIDS, mental health, substance use, violence, substance use and substance use disorders, infectious diseases and common conditions.<br> 3) Equity and rights-based approach: focusing on equitable access to services to all adolescents including vulnerable groups and the recognizing the need to move from aspirations to obligations in fulflling young people rights for the highest attainable standard of health.<br> 4) Multisectoral approach: recognizing cognizant of the fact that holistic development of young people requires multisectoral approach involving education, social welfare.

Myanmar,  national health strategic plan,  young people,  Adolescents,  healthcare service,  health policy,  access to care,  country policy,  holistic development,