WHO & Regional Offices [to 28 April 2018]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 28 April 2018]
Weekly Epidemiological Record, 27 April 2018, vol. 93, 17 (pp. 221–228)
Control of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Afghanistan: achievements and challenges

WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
Selected Featured News
:: World Malaria Day 2018; Ready to Beat Malaria   28 April 2018
:: Strengthen Health System to achieve universal health coverage – Dr Moeti  25 April 2018
:: Immunization partners launch week-long campaign across Africa 24 April 2018

WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
:: ‘Malaria Champions of the Americas’ contest seeks nominations for best efforts in malaria capacity building (04/25/2018)
:: Uruguayan footballer Edinson Cavani joins PAHO to promote vaccination (04/25/2018)
:: Vaccination Week in the Americas launches in Cuba for the first time (04/23/2018)

WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
:: Reach every child, adolescent and pregnant woman in the WHO South-East Asia Region with life-saving vaccines By Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia
WHO European Region EURO
:: Photo story – “Leaving no one behind – saving lives through immunization” exhibit 28-04-2018
:: European Immunization Week – vaccination is a right and responsibility for all 23-04-2018

WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
:: World Immunization Week 2018: Protected Together, #VaccinesWork  23 April 2018
:: Investing in the health of Syrians is an investment in the future of Syria, WHO says  23 April 2018

WHO Western Pacific Region
:: Viet Nam ready to eliminate malaria  HA NOI, 25 APRIL 2018 –
:: Micronesia achieves regional goal for reducing hepatitis B in children  SUVA, Fiji, 24 April 2018