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Steroids boost survival of preterm babies in low-resource settings, new study finds

Accurate pregnancy dating and quality care combined with the steroids are key to survival The results of a new clinical...
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The World Health Organization and Wikimedia Foundation expand access to trusted information about COVID-19 on Wikipedia

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that administers Wikipedia, announced today a collaboration to expand...
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New Study 31/A5349 on the treatment of drug-susceptible TB

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global TB Programme welcomes the results from a landmark study on the treatment of drug-susceptible...
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Statement of the Twenty-Sixth Polio IHR Emergency Committee

The twenty-sixth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) on the international spread of poliovirus...
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World Sight Day 2020

In recognition of World Sight Day 2020, the UN Friends of Vision, the Permanent Missions of Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh and...
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INFOSAN Quarterly Summary, 2020 #3

<h2><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 25px; font-weight: 700; text-align: inherit; white-space: inherit; word-spacing: normal; caret-color: auto;">Food safety events</span></h2> <p>During the third...
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Call for entries: 2nd WHO Health for All Film Festival

The World Health Organization invites independent film-makers, production companies, NGOs, communities, students, and film schools from around the world to...
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WHO 2020 Global TB Report app – now available in English, French and Russian

The new version of the World Health Organization (WHO) 2020 Global TB Report app is now available for your smartphone...
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Kim Sledge and the World We Want partner with WHO Foundation to re-record unity anthem “We Are Family” in response to COVID-19 and to focus on global public health needs

Special edition cover of the classic song “We Are Family’ will be accompanied by a worldwide viral video starring celebrities,...
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WHO appoints co-chairs of Independent Commission on sexual misconduct during the Ebola response in North Kivu and Ituri, the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The World Health Organization has appointed two distinguished leaders to co-chair an Independent Commission on sexual abuse and exploitation during...
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