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Increasing power cuts and shortages of fuel are creating an impending crisis for Gaza’s 14 public hospitals, threatening the closure of essential health services which would leave thousands of people without access to life-saving health care.

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Nearly 19 million people in Yemen are in desperate need of assistance. This is a country that has been battered by conflict for more than two years. This is a country that, before the conflict intensified, was already extremely vulnerable following years of poverty, political unrest, and weak rule of…

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At an event on the eve of World Malaria Day in Nairobi, WHO called today for accelerated scale-up of efforts to prevent malaria and save lives.

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New WHO data reveal that an estimated 325 million people worldwide are living with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) or hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The WHO Global hepatitis report, 2017 indicates that the large majority of these people lack access to life-saving testing and treatment. As a result,…

1 week ago
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WHO reports remarkable achievements in tackling neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) since 2007. An estimated 1 billion people received treatment in 2015 alone.

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Countries are not increasing spending fast enough to meet the water and sanitation targets under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), says a new report published by WHO on behalf of UN-Water – the United Nations inter-agency coordination mechanism for all freshwater-related issues, including…

2 weeks, 1 day ago
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This advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of the advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Singapore authorities require all travellers (including those transiting) to have at least six months validity remaining on their passports (Entry and exit). The level of advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Singapore.

2 weeks, 4 days ago
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This advice has new information on some popular tourist sites where criminals target foreigners (See Safety and security). The overall level of the advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise a high degree of caution in Trinidad and Tobago.

3 weeks ago
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The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Kenya that general elections are scheduled for August 8, 2017.Candidate selection for national and county offices will take place throughout the country in April, followed by nationwide campaigning. This Travel Alert expires on August…

3 weeks, 1 day ago
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WHO is alarmed by serious reports of the use of highly toxic chemicals in an attack in Khan Shaykhun, southern rural Idleb, Syria.

3 weeks, 2 days ago
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This advice has been reviewed and updated with minor editorial changes. The level of the advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Namibia.

4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Legislative elections will be held in Algeria on 4 May 2017. Avoid political gatherings, protests or demonstrations as they could turn violent with little warning. The level of the advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to reconsider their need to travel to Algeria.

4 weeks, 1 day ago
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This advice has been reviewed and updated with information on the KAZA visa. The level of the advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Zambia.

4 weeks, 1 day ago
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The goal of the campaign "Depression: let’s talk" is that more people with depression, everywhere in the world, seek and get help.

4 weeks, 1 day ago
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WHO today launched a global initiative to reduce severe, avoidable medication-associated harm in all countries by 50% over the next 5 years.

1 month ago
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Following the elections in August 2016, further demonstrations could occur in the capital Libreville and in Port Gentil. Avoid demonstrations, large crowds and rallies as they may turn violent (see Safety and security). The level of this advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise…

1 month ago
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This advice has been reviewed and remains current. The level of this advice has not changed. We continue to advise Australians to exercise normal safety precautions in Albania.

1 month ago
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The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to the torrential rainfall that has triggered flooding and landslides in selected regions of Peru.Peru’s meteorology service expects heavy rains to continue through the end of March and into April. The Government of Peru declared a state of emergency for…

1 month ago
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The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to widespread protests throughout French Guiana and along the roads leading to the neighboring countries of Suriname and Brazil.The U.S. Embassy in Paramaribo, Suriname, is able to provide only very limited consular services in French Guiana. U.S. citizens…

1 month ago
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