Programme details

Population-based programmes (2016-2021)

Bhutan

A national oral health survey of 6- and 12-year-old Bhutanese schoolchildren

Bhutan

Oral health survey of 3 – 5-year-old Bhutanese children attending Early Childhood Care Development Centres: A pilot project

Cambodia                          

A fluoride varnish programme for pre-school children in Cambodia

Chile    

A community-based milk fluoridation programme for children aged 6 – 14 years attending schools in the rural areas of Chile.

Dominican Republic      

A national oral health survey on 3-, 6- and 12-yr-old children

Ethiopia              

Building capacity for special care dentistry

Hungary              

An oral health pathfinder survey for 5 – 6 and 12-year-old-children

Lithuania            

A national oral health survey including a representative sample of 5,12,15,35  – 44 and 65+ year olds

Madagascar       

A school-based programme designed to improve the oral health of 6 – 12-year-old Malagascy schoolchildren and develop a model of good practice that could be extended to other regions of the country

Malawi

A national child oral health survey and the development of a child oral health improvement strategy

Myanmar                           

A national oral health survey including 5,12,15,35 – 44 and 65+ year olds

Palestine            

A community school-based intervention to promote oral health of 4 – 6- year-old children in Palestine

Romania             

An oral health pathfinder survey including 5, 6, and 12-year-old children

Serbia                                  

An oral health survey involving 3 – 4 and 6 – 7-year-old children

Tanzania                             

Strengthening the School Oral Health Programme in Tanzania through delivering oral health promotion and conducting supervised toothbrushing sessions in schools aspiring to attain ‘health promoting schools’ status

Tanzania                             

A national oral health survey including 5, 12, 15, 35 – 44 and 50+ years-olds

Timor-Leste      

Evaluation of a pilot school-based oral health prevention programme in Timor-Leste

United Kingdom              

A small-scale milk fluoridation programme in two areas of the country where the levels of dental disease are unacceptably high

Uzbekistan        

A national oral health survey including 7- and 12-year-old schoolchildren

Vietnam             

An oral health survey of children aged 2 – 4-year-old children in Vinh Phuc Province, Vietnam, and an assessment of the effectiveness of the treatment of primary caries, by fluoride varnish and S.M.A.R.T., in those children requiring treatment

 Zambia

A project aimed at providing final-year dental therapists with the skills to deliver preventive dental care, pain relief, dietary advice and oral hygiene instruction to the most disadvantaged children attending rural and semi-urban schools in the Ndola region of Zambia