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Global commitments on Covid offer way forward but success depends on action being taken now
ACT-Accelerator partnership welcomes leadership and commitments at US COVID Summit to ending Covid pandemic through equitable access
Neglected tropical diseases: 2020 preventive chemotherapy treatment coverage declines due to Covid disruptions
New course on Rabies & One Health launched on OpenWHO
What Needs to Change to Enhance Covid Vaccine Access
New storybook to help children stay hopeful during Covid
WHO calls for equitable access to casirivimab and imdevimab for Covid
What is Go Viral?
New coalitions announced at UN Food Systems Summit to increase access to healthy diets from sustainable food systems
New WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines aim to save millions of lives from air pollution
Acute health needs in Afghanistan must be urgently addressed and health gains protected
WHO releases competency framework for workforce response to infodemic management
Advocating for cervical cancer awareness and prevention on World GO Day
Snakebite envenoming: an interactive data platform to support 2030 targets
Former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown appointed World Health Organization Ambassador for Global Health Financing
Improving oral health through use of digital technology
WHO calls on world leaders at UN General Assembly to focus on vaccine equity, pandemic preparedness, and getting SDGs back on track
Global community of practice grows to over 500 WHO trained infodemic managers
Leaders Make Urgent Call To Accelerate Vaccination Globally And In Africa
Monitoring flour fortification to maximize health benefits
5th Virtual WHO Infodemic Management Conference: Quantifying impact of infodemic and effectiveness of measures
Upcoming WHO Consultation on Composition of Influenza Virus Vaccines for Southern Hemisphere 2022
PrEP updates and new products at IAS 2021
Joint COVAX Statement on Supply Forecast for 2021 and early 2022
INCB, UNODC and WHO statement on Access to Controlled Medicines in Emergencies
Virtual cGMP Training Marathon for Vaccine Manufacturing
Virtual cGMP Training Marathon for vaccine manufacturing
WHO and UN partners’ compendium of 500 actions aims to reduce diseases from environmental factors and save lives
World failing to address dementia challenge
WHO, Germany open hub for pandemic and epidemic intelligence in Berlin
What’s needed to improve safety and quality of abortion care?
WHO releases new compendium of innovative health technologies for Covid and other priority diseases
Profile: Dr. Kwaku Poku Asante, Director at Kintampo Health Research Centre, Ghana Health Service
Moving towards digital documentation of Covid status
Statement of Multilateral Leaders Taskforce on Scaling Covid Tools
World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2021 – Handle with care: Spread awareness, stop resistance
WHO issues rapid communication on updated guidance for management of TB in children and adolescents
More than 700 million people with untreated hypertension
World leaders and experts call for significant reduction in use of antimicrobial drugs in global food systems
Calling catholic bishops to join movement for cervical cancer elimination in Nigeria
Statement of Twenty-Ninth Polio IHR Emergency Committee
Statement by Principals of Inter-Agency Standing Committee on Afghanistan
New WHO Publication: Infodemic Signal Detection During Covid Pandemic
Social Listening: Finding Signal Through Noise
Statement from Unitaid and World Health Organization regarding availability of tocilizumab
ACT-Accelerator launches urgent US$ 7.7 billion appeal to stem surge of dangerous variants and save lives everywhere
Neglected tropical diseases: enhancing safe treatment for more than 1 billion people annually
WHO Statement on advancing next series of studies to find origins of SARS-CoV-2