Assist WHO in the development, maintenance and revision of the
Classifications, Terminologies and Standards (CTS) products, in
particular the International Statistical Classification of Diseases
and Related Health Problems (ICD), the International Classification
of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), the International
Classification of Health Interventions (ICHI), and the
International Classification of Traditional Medicine (ICTM), with
their relevant terminological and ontological aspects.
Support global work with active participation in
implementation, education, update, revision, electronic tools,
terminology, and other activities which assist WHO in the
development, testing, implementation, use, improvement, updating
and revision of the CTS products.
Collaborate with local and regional users of classifications by
networking, providing support for, and disseminating information
about CTS products regarding the availability, suitability and
applicability of the classifications for different purposes, in
coordination with WHO.
Promote the use of the CTS products through developing,
formulating and sharing teaching materials, organizing and
conducting local, regional and global training in coordination with
Improve the level and quality of implementation of WHO
classifications while supporting quality assurances procedures for
CTS products in coordination with WHO