Beauty & Health
Mauritania: champion of COVID-19 vaccination in Africa

Mauritania: champion of COVID-19 vaccination in Africa

Nouakchott - "Before, we had to go and find people willing to be vaccinated against COVID-19, now they come by themselves!" exclaims Mr Elhadi Sidi Mohamed, head of the vaccination site at the National Hospital Center…

Beauty & Health
Country make stronger missions to merit power optimal COVID-19 vaccine uptake across Africa

Country make stronger missions to merit power optimal COVID-19 vaccine uptake across Africa

Brazzaville – World Health Organization’s Regional Office for Africa (WHO AFRO) multidisciplinary teams of specialists are set to be deployed to about 15 African countries. They will address obstacles that are impeding the uptake of COVID-19 vaccines,…

Beauty & Health
Extra COVID-19 vaccines near in Ghana

Extra COVID-19 vaccines near in Ghana

18 October 2021 hana’s robust COVID-19 vaccination campaign continues to receive a boost with donations through the COVAX Facility.  The Ministry of Health has in the past few weeks, taken delivery of more than 2…

Beauty & Health
Leap forward Malaria Vaccine – Ndhiwa Community Speaks Out

Leap forward Malaria Vaccine – Ndhiwa Community Speaks Out

16 October 2021 A day before the historic October 6, WHO ground-breaking decision on next steps for malaria vaccine, a group of community, opinion leaders, elders and parents in Ndhiwa sub-county, Homa Bay, Kenya, sat…

Beauty & Health
Strengthening yellow fever laboratory attempting out capacities in South Sudan

Strengthening yellow fever laboratory attempting out capacities in South Sudan

Juba, 14 October 2021 – a team of technical officers in the National Public Health Laboratory have been trained over the last week, aiming at building their capacity to contribute to controlling yellow fever outbreaks.…

Beauty & Health
Multisectoral smartly being emergency threat profiling for smartly being security in South Sudan

Multisectoral smartly being emergency threat profiling for smartly being security in South Sudan

Juba, 8 October 2021 – The South Sudan Ministry of Health supported by the World Health Organization (WHO) convened a five-day health risk profiling workshop in Juba to assess and analyze public health risks for…

Beauty & Health
WHO strengthening collaboration with the Kogi Reveal Authorities in outbreak responses and successfully being security

WHO strengthening collaboration with the Kogi Reveal Authorities in outbreak responses and successfully being security

Lokoja, 14 October, 2021 - The World Health Organization (WHO) is in collaborating with the Kogi State Government to respond to the ongoing cholera outbreak and to reinforce surveillance for other Health Security risks. The…

Beauty & Health
Six in seven COVID-19 infections scurry undetected in Africa

Six in seven COVID-19 infections scurry undetected in Africa

Brazzaville, 14 October 2021 – A new assessment by the World Health Organization (WHO) shows that only 14.2% – or one in seven – COVID-19 infections are being detected in Africa. To reverse that trend…

Beauty & Health
Democratic Republic of the Congo starts Ebola vaccination

Democratic Republic of the Congo starts Ebola vaccination

Brazzaville/Kinshasa – Ebola vaccination began today in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s North Kivu Province where a case was confirmed on 8 October. People at high risk, including contacts of the confirmed case and first…

Beauty & Health
WHO Ghana helps ongoing COVID-19 vaccine rollout with digital pills

WHO Ghana helps ongoing COVID-19 vaccine rollout with digital pills

13 October 2021 The World Health Organization has reiterated its commitment to helping the Government of Ghana achieve its set target for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout by presenting 1 000 pieces of digital tablets to…