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Over the last few days, I have reflected on my decision to appoint President Robert Mugabe as WHO Goodwill Ambassador for NCDs in Africa. As a result I have decided to rescind the appointment.

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WHO supports containment of rare virus on Uganda-Kenya border

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7 000 newborns die every day, despite steady decrease in under-five mortality, new report says

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Governments commit to reduce suffering and deaths from noncommunicable diseases

4 days, 18 hrs ago
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Suspected cases from Seychelles test negative for plague

5 days, 5 hrs ago
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World Health Organization announces with great sadness the death of Dr Mahmoud M Fikri, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Region.

6 days, 16 hrs ago
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WHO supports the immunization of 874,000 people against yellow fever in Nigeria

1 week ago
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The World Health Organization has received reports of an attack on medical facilities in eastern Syria that has destroyed the only vaccines cold room in al-Mayadeen district, Deir Ezzor Governorate.

1 week, 2 days ago
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WHO Director-General Dr Tedros appoints Cook Islands’ Elizabeth Iro as WHO’s Chief Nursing Officer

1 week, 4 days ago
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Tenfold increase in childhood and adolescent obesity in four decades: new study by Imperial College London and WHO

1 week, 5 days ago
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WHO Director-General announced today the establishment of a new High-level global Commission on Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs).

1 week, 6 days ago
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WHO provides 1.2 million antibiotics to fight plague in Madagascar

2 weeks, 3 days ago
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An ambitious new strategy to reduce deaths from cholera by 90% by 2030 will be launched tomorrow by the Global Task Force on Cholera Control (GTFCC), a diverse network of more than 50 UN and international agencies, academic institutions, and NGOs that supports countries affected by the disease.

2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Dr Tedros, WHO Director-General, announced the senior leadership team.

2 weeks, 6 days ago
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WHO scales up response to plague in Madagascar

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Health services must stop leaving older people behind

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Four species of intestinal worms affect almost a quarter of the world’s poorest and mostly marginalized people. They disrupt people’s ability to absorb nutrients, and impede the growth and physical development of millions of children. Periodic deworming programmes with a single-tablet treatment…

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WHO Statement on Philip Morris funded Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

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Worldwide, an estimated 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year

3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Hurricane Maria is forecast to become a 'dangerous major hurricane' by the time it nears the Bahamas from around 22 September 2017 (local time).  Hurricane advisories extend across much of the north-eastern Caribbean, including many areas still recovering from the impact of Hurricane Irma.  Expect…

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