7 tips to reduce risk of coronavirus (COVID-19)
WHO recommends preventative measures to reduce your risk of coronavirus infection.
Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) - Is Africa prepared?
Dr Michel Yao, Emergency Operations Manager, WHO AFRO outlines new coronavirus preparedness measures in the African Region. We need to ensure: Early detection Raid Response Awareness
Universal Health Coverage Day 2019 - Message of the WHO Regional Director for Africa
Fighting malaria: Let's achieve high impact in hardest hit countries
The World Health Organization and the Roll Back Malaria Partnership to end Malaria have catalyzed a new country-led approach to accelerate reductions in malaria cases and deaths globally.
WHO Field Simulation Exercise at the Namanga One Stop Border Post
WHO led a Field Simulation Exercise (FSX) at the Namanga One Stop Border Post and surrounding areas in both Kenya and Tanzania between June 11 to June 14. The exercise was convened by the East Africa Community (EAC). It tested country and regional preparedness, prevention and response to an…
Vaccine-derived polioviruses
The Polio Surveillance System
The search for the poliovirus is triggered when any child is found with acute flaccid paralysis. From the most remote communities to the laboratory, the World Health Organization makes sure that the components of the surveillance system work together so that if the poliovirus is circulating…
WHO: Polio Eradication - Reaching Every Last Child (Short version)
Some children live in places that are harder to reach with polio vaccines than others. In every vulnerable country, the World Health Organization helps make sure that every child receives polio vaccines; even those who are on the move, living in conflict zones or in remote communities.
Entrevista Ministro da Saúde e Segurança Social de Cabo Verde no 69º Comité Regional da OMS África
Dr Arlindo Nascimento do Rosário, Minister of Health and Social Security in Cabo Verde, spoke about the use of digital technology in the country to accelerate attainment of universal health coverage.
Vacinação das crianças contra Hepatite B em Cabo Verde
Documentário sobre a Vacinação das crianças contra Hepatitis B à nascença em Cabo Verde.
WHO AFRO – RC69 – opening video
Walk the talk - 18 August 2019, Brazzaville, Congo