Category Archives: Education

More than 18 million children in Uganda to be immunized against Measles, Rubella and Polio in Mass Campaign

Uganda is set to immunize more than 18 million children against measles and rubella, which amounts to 43% of the country’s population. Among them, 8.2 million children younger than 59 months, or 20.5% of the population, will also receive the oral polio vaccine.

Uganda has experienced measles outbreaks across numerous …

Liberia Hosts Multi Countries Workshop on Tobacco Taxation Policy and Sustainable Health Financing

The World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO AFRO) convened a high-level two-day workshop on tobacco taxation and sustainable health financing in Monrovia, Liberia from 19th to 20th September 2019. The participants at the workshop included focal points for Tobacco Taxation and Tobacco Control in the Ministries of Finance …

More than 18 million children in Uganda to be immunized against measles, rubella and polio in mass campaign

Uganda is set to immunize more than 18 million children against measles and rubella, which amounts to 43% of the country’s population. Among them, 8.2 million children younger than 59 months, or 20.5% of the population, will also receive the oral polio vaccine.

Uganda has experienced measles outbreaks across numerous …

KOICA Partners, WHO and Partners Conduct Consultative Meeting to Make Health Services Resilient for Emergency Response in Liberia

The Korean International Co-operation Agency (KOICA) , WHO in collaboration with the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) and the Ministry of Health (MOH) has ended a high level technical consultative meeting to mark the implementation of a 5-year project on Making Health Services Resilient with Quality and Preparedness …