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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:10:00 GMTMore than 190 000 polio vaccinators in 13 countries across west and central Africa will immunize more than 116 million children over the next week, to tackle the last remaining stronghold of polio on the continent.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 01:45:00 GMTWorld TB Day 2017 – Unite efforts to leave no one behind
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:25:00 GMTWHO rejects erroneous and fabricated reports published on Friday 17 March 2017 in some online media claiming that a spokesperson from the organization made a statement regarding "counterfeit medication donated to Iraq."
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMTThis week the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic enters its seventh year. Over the past 6 years access to health services for the civilian population in the country has seriously deteriorated.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 01:00:00 GMTMore than 1 in 4 deaths of children under 5 years of are attributable to unhealthy environments. Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, lack of sanitation, and inadequate hygiene – take the lives of 1.7 million children under 5 years, say two new WHO reports.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 20:45:00 GMTWHO reaffirms the critical need for research and development (R&D) of new antibiotics to tackle the threat of drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB).
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:00:00 GMTWHO today published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens"—a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:35:00 GMTThe twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee (EC) under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened via teleconference by the Director General on 7 February 2017.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMTNew guidance from WHO, launched ahead of World Cancer Day (4 February), aims to improve the chances of survival for people living with cancer by ensuring that health services can focus on diagnosing and treating the disease earlier.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:30:00 GMTWHO Executive Board announces the names of the 3 nominees for the post of WHO Director–General.