“I Want to See a Drowning-Free Philippines”: A Qualitative Study of the Current Situation, Key Challenges and Future Recommendations for Drowning Prevention in the Philippines

Drowning is described as a public health challenge by the World Health Organization. This challenge faces the Philippines where drowning claims an average of 3276 lives annually (3.50/100,000 population). However, no research comprehensively documents prevention strategies implemented by government...

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Main Authors: Jonathan P. Guevarra, Richard C. Franklin, Amy E. Peden
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2021-01-01
Series:International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/18/2/381