WHO & Regional Offices [to 21 Dec 2019]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 21 Dec 2019]
19 December 2019 News release
Drop in cholera cases worldwide, as key endemic countries report gains in cholera control
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19 December 2019 News release
WHO launches new report on global tobacco use trends

18 December 2019 News release
WHO prequalifies first biosimilar medicine to increase worldwide access to life-saving breast cancer treatment

16 December 2019 News release
More than one in three low- and middle-income countries face both extremes of malnutrition



Weekly Epidemiological Record, 20 December 2019, vol. 94, 51/52 (pp. 613–628)
Index of countries/areas
Index, Volume 94, 2019, Nos. 1–52

Weekly Epidemiological Record, 24 May 2019, vol. 94, SPECIAL ISSUE (pp. i–xlviii)
Immunization and Vaccine-related Implementation Research Advisory Committee Executive summary, September 2019
Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January-October 2019



WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
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WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
:: Pan American Health Organization and Airbnb Announce Collaboration (12/20/2019)
:: PAHO/WHO urges southern hemisphere countries to prepare for heatwaves (12/19/2019)
:: Rabies Elimination in Haiti: Dog vaccination campaign launched (12/16/2019)

WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
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WHO European Region EURO
:: 2019: the WHO European Region’s year in review 19-12-2019
:: Promoting health literacy as powerful tool to address public health challenges 19-12-2019
:: Tobacco use declining globally but set to miss targets 19-12-2019
:: Migrant mothers receiving the support they need 18-12-2019

WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
:: Seasonal influenza in Yemen 18 December 2019
:: Giving disabled children in Syria new hope 17 December 2019

WHO Western Pacific Region
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