WHO & Regional Offices [to 9 Nov 2019]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 9 Nov 2019]

8 November 2019 News release
WHO aids flood-hit populations across Africa and the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Well over a million people have been affected in some of the worst-hit countries of Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen.



Weekly Epidemiological Record, 8 November 2019, vol. 94, 45 (pp. 513–524)
:: Elimination of human onchocerciasis: progress report, 2018–2019



WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
:: Nine African countries agree to begin journey towards pooled procurement to increase their access to affordable life-saving vaccines 06 November 2019
[See Milestones above for detail]

WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
:: Municipalities from Brazil, Guatemala, and Honduras receive the 2019 PAHO Malaria Champions Award (11/06/2019)
:: Improving adolescent health in the Caribbean (11/06/2019)
:: Guyana launches mass drug administration campaign to intensify efforts to end Lymphatic Filariasis (11/06/2019)

WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
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WHO European Region EURO
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WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
:: ECHO and WHO partnership meets critical trauma needs in Yemen 6 November 2019
:: WHO scales up cholera vigilance in Khartoum, Sudan 5 November 2019

WHO Western Pacific Region
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