Emergencies and Outbreaks

Health Topics

Buruli ulcer
Buruli ulcer (BU), or Mycobacterium ulcerans disease, is a severe bacterial infection that affects the skin, soft tissues and the bones.
Substance Abuse
Factsheet The bare facts We know what can and needs to be done to help reduce the burden of psychoactive substance use. Therefore, WHO is committed to assisting…
Diabetes
Diabetes in the Region is a serious, chronic and costly disease that is estimated to rise to 23.9 million cases by 2030.
Injuries
Maltreatment of children, elderly people and the poor is an important cause of injuries and disease. The most common culprits include physical, sexual and emotional…

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

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,…
Dr Pascal Mkanda presenting 34th ERC preliminary findingd and recommendations
Abuja, 20 September 2017-The 34th session of the Expert Review…
Head of Service,  vaccinating a child with oral cholera vaccine at Muna IDPs camp in Borno state.
Maiduguri, 19 September 2017 - As the cholera vaccination campaign…

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
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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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