WHO & Regional Offices [to 23 Feb 2019]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 23 Feb 2019]

21 February 2019
Nationwide measles and rubella immunization campaign reaches 11.6 million children in Yemen

20 February 2019
News Release
Countries are spending more on health, but people are still paying too much out of their own pockets


Weekly Epidemiological Record, 22 February 2019, vol. 94, 08 (pp. 85–104)
:: Pneumococcal conjugate vaccines in infants and children under 5 years of age: WHO position paper – February 2019


WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
:: Kenya now eliminates maternal and neonatal tetanus  22 February 2019
:: Zambian Government commits to ending cholera by 2025   22 February 2019
:: Community informants yield results in surveillance for suspected polio in hard-to-reach areas
22 February 2019
:: WHO and Uganda Red Cross society sign agreement to strengthen Ebola screening at Points of Entry between Uganda and DRC  21 February 2019
:: New Minister of Health recommits government to end Hepatitis E Outbreak  20 February 2019
WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
– No new digest announcements identified.
WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
– No new digest announcements identified.
WHO European Region EURO
:: Summits give citizens a voice in creating sustainable health policy 22-02-2019
WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
:: Improving access to health care in Yemen  19 February 2019
WHO Western Pacific Region
– No new digest announcements identified.