WHO & Regional Offices [to 24 Jul 2021]

WHO & Regional Offices [to 24 Jul 2021]

23 July 2021 Departmental news
First World #DrowningPrevention Day calls for accelerated action to prevent drowning, offers strategies to save lives

23 July 2021 Departmental news
Governments commit to accelerate action to improve access to eye care services

23 July 2021 Statement
Together to #ENDviolence: Leaders’ Statement. Six game-changing actions to End Violence Against Children

22 July 2021 Joint News Release
Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

22 July 2021 Joint News Release
International Paralympic Committee, World Health Organization sign memorandum of understanding to cooperate in the promotion of diversity and equity in health and sports

21 July 2021 Joint News Release
New report reveals stark inequalities in access to HIV prevention and treatment services for children—partners call for urgent action

20 July 2021 Departmental news
Global minimum estimates of children affected by COVID-19-associated orphanhood and deaths of caregivers: a modelling study

19 July 2021 Departmental news
Persons with disabilities tell their stories

19 July 2021 Departmental news
WHO Position Statement on Innovative Clinical Trial Designs for Development of New TB Treatments

19 July 2021 Joint News Release
WFP and WHO launch innovative project on Emergency Health Facilities

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WHO Regional Offices
Selected Press Releases, Announcements
WHO African Region AFRO
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WHO Region of the Americas PAHO
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WHO South-East Asia Region SEARO
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WHO European Region EURO
:: Summit on COVID-19 impacts on mental health 23-07-2021
:: SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant now dominant in much of European region; efforts must be reinforced to prevent transmission, warns WHO Regional Office for Europe and ECDC 23-07-2021
:: Supporting Uzbekistan throughout the COVID-19 pandemic 22-07-2021

WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region EMRO
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WHO Western Pacific Region
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New WHO Publications [Selected]
https://www.who.int/publications/i
23 July 2021
Guidance on conducting vaccine effectiveness evaluations in the setting of new SARS-CoV-2 variants: Interim guidance, 22 July 2021. Addendum to Evaluation of COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness

19 July 2021
Global technical strategy for malaria 2016-2030, 2021 update