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10.03.02 – DISEASES AND CARRIERS OF DISEASES

WHO / EBOLA REVIEW

A World Health Organization (WHO) Committee will assess the effectiveness of regulations with regard to the prevention, preparedness and response to the Ebola outbreak. It will also look at links to the Emergency Response Framework and other humanitarian responsibilities of WHO. FILE

24 Aug 2015 | Read More »

WHO / VACCINE HESITANCY

People who delay or refuse vaccines for themselves or their children are presenting a growing challenge for countries seeking to close the immunization gap. Globally, one in 5 children still do not receive routine life-saving immunizations, and an estimated 1.5 million children still die each year of diseases that could be prevented by vaccines that [...]

18 Aug 2015 | Read More »

MOZAMBIQUE / NUTRITION

Fishing communities in Mozambique are learning to make the most of a land rich with resources and are arming themselves against disease at the same time. One of the key elements is better nutrition. IFAD

14 Aug 2015 | Read More »

WHO / EBOLA VACCINE

World Health Organization (WHO) announced today that the results from an interim analysis of trials in Guinea show that the VSV-EBOV vaccine is highly effective against Ebola. WHO

31 Jul 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / MALARIA VACCINE

World Health Organization (WHO) announced Friday that a major milestone for malaria vaccine development has been achieved. UNTV CH

24 Jul 2015 | Read More »

TANZANIA / CHOLERA

In Nyarugusu camp, in Tanzania, the threat of cholera and other diseases is real, close and magnified as numbers in the camp have more than doubled since the recent influx of refugees fleeing a volatile situation in Burundi.  UNICEF

1 Jul 2015 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / CHOLERA

South Sudanese Ministry of Health together with World Health Organization (WHO) issued a report Tuesday (23 Jun) that said a number of people infected by cholera in Juba have risen to more than 200. UNMISS

25 Jun 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / YEMEN DENGUE

The World Health Organization (WHO) says that there has been a surge in the number of people reported to have contracted dengue fever in Yemen since the current conflict , which has left more than 1 million people internally displaced and has disrupted health services, began. GENEVA CH

12 Jun 2015 | Read More »

GUINEA / EBOLA BOKE OUTBREAK

A surge in new cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) brought the mining port town of Kamsar to the front line in the fight to reach the elusive goal of zero cases of EVD in Guinea. UNMEER

19 May 2015 | Read More »

LIBERIA / EBOLA ZERO CASES

Welcoming Liberia's announcement that it has reached zero Ebola cases, UNICEF commended the critical role communities have played in beating back the epidemic in that country. The children's agency however warned that the threat posed to the region by the deadly virus will not disappear until there is no longer active transmission in affected neighbouring [...]

11 May 2015 | Read More »

 

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