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WHO: Austin A. Jallah shares his experience fighting Ebola in Liberia
“When the outbreak first started in March and we heard about this deadly virus Ebola, I was in Kakata,” says Austin S. Jallah, a student nurse of Kakata University, in Margibi County, Liberia and working as a WHO expert patient trainer.
Women's Health in Africa
Some African countries are not on track to achieve MDG5, i.e. reduce maternal mortality by 75% by 2015. In a report, just published by the WHO Regional Office for Africa, governments are urged to rethink their policy on women's health.
Dr Matshidiso Moeti's interview with SABC on the World's first malaria vaccine RTSS
Testimony of Harrison Sakila, Ebola survivor in Liberia
Seeing is believing WHO & Ministry of Health in Uganda Production on onchocerciasis control in Uganda
Onchocerciasis, also known as river blindness, is a disease caused by infection with the parasitic worm Onchocerca volvulus. Symptoms include severe itching, bumps under the skin, and blindness. It is the second most common cause of blindness due to infection, after trachoma.
A First-hand look at the new Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo
WHO’s global and African regional leadership saw first-hand the complexities of implementing the Ebola response in North Kivu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in visits with the Ministry of Health officials to affected areas over the last two days. While this is the country’s 10th Ebola…
Video: Climate change and its potential effects in Africa
ESPEN Institutiuonal Video
WHO: If you can beat Ebola, you can beat anything
Survivors in Limbo
Sierra Leone has more than 2000 known Ebola survivors, who have been celebrated as heroes all over the country. But once back in the community, they face the harsh reality of stigmatization. As a young boy and orphan, Sherrie used to live with his uncle, until he was discharged from the Ebola…
Business case for WHO immunization activities on the African continent 2018-2030