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IOC joins forces with WHO and the United Nations to fight COVID-19

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On Olympic Day, 23 June 2020, the International Olympic Committee and WHO together with the United Nations launch a partnership to encourage individuals and communities...

New research highlights risks of separating newborns from mothers during COVID-19 pandemic

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New research from WHO and partners shows that the COVID-19 pandemic is severely affecting the quality of care given to small and sick newborns,...

Poor quality medicines putting the lives of pregnant women at risk

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 Good-quality medicines, given at the right time, can save the lives of pregnant and recently pregnant women and their newborn babies. New evidence synthesis...

“Let’s Talk About Dementia” campaign for the Americas – one year on

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In September 2019, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), in partnership with Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI), launched the “Let’s Talk About Dementia” campaign in...

No-fault compensation programme for COVID-19 vaccines is a world first

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New programme makes compensation available to eligible individuals in 92 low- and middle-income countries without need to resort to law courtsThis is the first...

UN agencies issue urgent call to fund the global emergency supply system to fight...

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The heads of the United Nations’ major agencies have issued a warning of the risk of COVID-19 to the world’s most vulnerable countries. International donors have...

Mobilizing youth to End TB

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Since the global youth movement, 1+1 youth Initiative was launched on World TB Day 2019, followed by the  adoption of the Youth Declaration to End...

172 countries and multiple candidate vaccines engaged in COVID-19 vaccine Global Access Facility

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Nine CEPI-supported candidate vaccines are part of the COVAX initiative, with a further nine candidates under evaluation, and procurement conversations on-going with additional producers...

WHO, IFRC sign memorandum of understanding on emergency medical teams

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The World Health Organization and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) today launched a new collaboration to strengthen the...

WHO urges countries to move quickly to save lives from malaria in sub-Saharan Africa

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Severe disruptions to insecticide-treated net campaigns and in access to antimalarial medicines could lead to a doubling in the number of malaria deaths in...

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