Emergencies and Outbreaks

Health Topics

Measles
Measles is a highly infectious viral disease caused by a Morbillivirus. It only affects humans and rapidly spreads among individuals who have not been vaccinated. It is…
Lymphatic filariasis
Lymphatic filariasis, or elephantiasis, is a serious threat to approximately 406 million people in the African Region.
immunization-polio
Polio is a highly infectious viral disease that it invades the nervous system, and can cause total paralysis in a matter of hours.
universal health coverage
The goal of universal health coverage is to ensure that all people obtain the health services they need without suffering financial hardship when paying for them.

Événements

World Hepatitis Summit 2017
01 novembre 2017

World Hepatitis Summit 2017

The theme of the World Hepatitis Summit 2017 is Implementing the Global Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis (GHSS): Towards the elimination of hepatitis as a public health threat. More

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PLUS D'INFORMATIONS

Angola celebra Semana dos ODS com foco na Saúde
22 de Setembro de 2017, Luanda - As Agências das Nações Unidas e…
Diane  Irakoze a écouté avec attention les conseils pour bien utiliser sa moustiquaire
A jour 3, la campagne prévue pour durer 5 jours se déroule comme…
His Excellency Ambassador Alan Hamson hands the bunch of keys for the maternity complexes to the Honorable Minister Dr Riek Gai Kok. Photo WHO
19 September 2017, Juba – As part of its efforts to ensure the…
The landslide which started in Regent devastated homes, communities and waterways along its path
FREETOWN, September 21 2017 --- On the morning of 14th August 2017,…

MULTIMÉDIA

field report from Koinadugu, Sierra Leone
Stepping up the fight against Ebola in Western Sierra Leone
Survivors in Limbo
Hand hygiene in Ebola care facilities
Infographics
Sustainable Development Goals
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are 17 goals with 169 targets that all 191 UN Member States have agreed to try to achieve by the year 2030.

 

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