WHO & Regional Offices [to 10 Nov 2018 ]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 10 Nov 2018 ]

News Release
New measures and strong partnership having positive impact on Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
8 November 2018
[See Milestones/Perspectives above for detail]

New WHO guidelines to improve the physical health of people with severe mental disorders
7 November 2018

Weekly Epidemiological Record, 9 November 2018, vol. 93, 45 (pp. 605–616)
:: Progress towards malaria elimination: report of the second global forum of malaria-eliminating countries – June 2018



WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
Selected Featured News
:: WHO Africa Innovation Challenge Calls for New Solutions to Improve Health in Africa: Promoting African Solutions for African people  09 November 2018
:: Uganda Vaccinates Front-line health-workers against Ebola   07 November 2018
:: WHO supports cholera vaccination in critical States of the Northwest region  06 November 2018
:: WHO: Urgent action needed to combat poisoning from artisanal gold mining in Africa

05 November 2018
WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
:: Inequality exacerbates hunger, malnutrition and obesity in Latin America and the Caribbean (11/07/2018)
:: Projects from Brazil, Paraguay and Suriname receive the 2018 PAHO Malaria Champions Award (11/06/2018)

WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
– No new announcement identified

WHO European Region EURO
:: Tackling the taboo of menstrual hygiene in the European Region 08-11-2018
:: Avian influenza could spread along wild birds’ migration routes this winter 06-11-2018
WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
:: Statement on Yemen by Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean  8 November 2018
:: WHO supports district health facilities in Yemen  7 November 2018
WHO Western Pacific Region
– No new announcement identified