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International community rallies to support open research and science to fight COVID-19

WHO and Costa Rica launch landmark COVID-19 Technology Access PoolThirty countries and multiple international partners and institutions have signed up...
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The World Health Organization, UN Foundation and Illumination partner on health messages

<p>WHO, the United Nations Foundation and Illumination have partnered to launch a <a href="https://youtu.be/DYkIKU_PcBc">Public Service Announcement (PSA)</a> that reinforces safe...
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Stop tobacco industry exploitation of children and young people

The World Health Organization is today launching a new kit for school students aged 13-17 to alert them to the...
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WHO Foundation Established to Support Critical Global Health Needs

The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes the creation of the WHO Foundation, an independent grant-making entity, that will support the...
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Countries failing to stop harmful marketing of breast-milk substitutes, warn WHO and UNICEF

A new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) reveals that despite efforts to stop...
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FIFA, European Commission and World Health Organization launch #SafeHome campaign to support those at risk from domestic violence

<p>FIFA, WHO, and the European Commission have joined forces, to launch the #SafeHome campaign to support women and children at...
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At least 80 million children under one at risk of diseases such as diphtheria, measles and polio as COVID-19 disrupts routine vaccination efforts, warn Gavi, WHO and UNICEF

   COVID 19 is disrupting life-saving immunization services around the world, putting millions of children – in rich and poor countries...
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Results of an updated analysis of trends in human African trypanosomiasis from 2000 to 2018

<p>A detailed analysis of human African trypanosomiasis data systematically collected by WHO in the years 2000-2018 in the HAT Atlas...
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Exciting new results from long-acting PrEP study show it to be effective in preventing HIV acquisition in men who have sex with men and transgender women

<p>&nbsp;</p><p>The HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN 083) study on the safety and efficacy of the long-acting injectable antiretroviral drug cabotegravir...
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Smithsonian Science Education Center With Support of the World Health Organization Launches New COVID-19 Guide for Youth

The Smithsonian Science Education Center, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the InterAcademy Partnership (IAP)—a partnership of 140...
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