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WEBWorld Health Statistics. WHO's annual World Health Statistics reports present the most recent health statistics for the WHO Member States and each edition …

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10 global health issues to track in 2021

WEB10 global health issues to track in 2021. 2020 was a devastating year for global health. A previously unknown virus raced around the world, rapidly emerging as …

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Recommendations announced for influenza vaccine …

WEBThe World Health Organization (WHO) today announced the recommendations for the viral composition of influenza vaccines for the 2023-2024 …

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WHO’s role in global health governance

WEBThis report looks at WHO’s health governance role from three different angles. First, from the perspective of work to position and promote health in a range of global, regional and …

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Determinants of health

WEBMany factors combine together to affect the health of individuals and communities. Whether people are healthy or not, is determined by their circumstances …

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Health is a fundamental human right

WEB“The enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health is one of the fundamental rights of every human being without distinction of race, religion, political …

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Primary health care

WEBPrimary health care (PHC) addresses the majority of a person’s health needs throughout their lifetime. This includes physical, mental and social well-being and …

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Noncommunicable diseases

WEBAll →. Second global dialogue on sustainable financing for noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) and mental health. 20 – 21 June 2024. By the …

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Health and Well-Being

WEBThe WHO constitution states: "Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity." An important implication …

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Leading health agencies outline updated terminology for …

WEBFollowing consultation with public health agencies and experts, the World Health Organization (WHO) publishes a global technical consultation report introducing …

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Energy and health

WEBEnergy and health are inextricably linked. Access to clean, sustainable and affordable energy, outlined in the seventh Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 7), plays a crucial role in advancing health (SDG 3). Energy is also critical for achieving almost all other global goals that include eradication of poverty (SDG 1), opportunities for quality

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WHO launches first ever Patient Safety Rights Charter

WEBToday, WHO launched a Patient Safety Rights Charter at the Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety. It is the first Charter to outline patients’ rights …

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World Health Organization (WHO)

WEBLaunch of WHO global technical consultation report on proposed terminology for pathogens that transmit through the air. 18 April 2024 12:00 – 13:00 CET. The United …

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EU and WHO collaborate to protect vulnerable populations from …

WEBThe European Union (EU) and WHO/Europe have joined forces in a groundbreaking €3 million project aimed at achieving and sustaining high and equitable …

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In world first, Nigeria introduces new 5-in-1 vaccine against …

WEBIn a historic move, Nigeria has become the first country in the world to roll out a new vaccine (called Men5CV) recommended by the World Health Organization …

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Exploring the digital health landscape in the WHO European …

WEBA new WHO report looks at individual countries to see how the WHO Member States are reshaping their health-care systems through the integration of digital health …

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Sport for Health Programme

WEBSports and health go hand in hand, offering people all over the world, of different abilities and ages, the chance for happier, healthier and more productive lives. …

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Constitution of the World Health Organization

WEBConstitution of the World Health Organization. The Constitution was adopted by the International Health Conference held in New York from 19 June to 22 July 1946, signed …

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WHO announces Health for All Film Festival shortlist and jury

WEBMore than 900 filmmakers from 110 countries have submitted short films for the 5th edition of the WHO Health for All Film Festival on themes ranging from climate …

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Can people afford to pay for health care

WEBOverview . This report assesses the extent to which people in France experience financial hardship when they use health care. It covers the period from 2011 …

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Eighth meeting of the Working Group on Amendments to the …

WEBIn May 2022, the World Health Assembly agreed to embark on a process to consider proposed amendments to the current International Health Regulations (2005) …

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MODULE 13-EFFECTIVE PUBLIC HEALTH CAMPAIGNS

WEB2 Key messages • Health professionals can initiate, lead and guide communications campaigns in the HiAP context so as to ensure that health is a key priority in policies of …

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