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PAHO presents photography exhibit "Water, Health, and Hope in Hispaniola" at the OAS

2012-06-28 10:37:49



The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) is presenting a photography exhibit entitled "Water, Health, and Hope in Hispaniola" in the Marcus Garvey Hall of Culture at the Organization of American States (OAS) from 29 June through 3 July.

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Lanzamiento de la Coalición Regional para Agua y Saneamiento para Eliminar el Cólera de la Isla La Española

2012-06-22 13:50:18

La Organización Panamericana de la Salud/Organización Mundial de la Salud (OPS/OMS) y sus socios de la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA), los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) de Estados Unidos, UNICEF (Oficina Regional para América Latina y el Caribe), y los gobiernos de Haití y República Dominicana invitan a la celebración del lanzamiento de la Coalición Regional sobre Agua y Saneamiento para Eliminar el Cólera en la isla La Española. La Coalición Regional tiene el objetivo de fortalecer las acciones de ambos gobiernos en armonizar y racionalizar el apoyo internacional en las inversiones en infraestructura de agua y saneamiento para eliminar el cólera de la isla.

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The Health of the Island of Hispaniola at the Heart of Rio+20

2012-06-20 20:16:34

The UN side event at Rio+20 “Water and Sustainable Development: Elimination of Cholera in Hispaniola”, promoted by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), discussed how to increase infrastructure coverage and delivery of water and sanitation...

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On World Water Day, PAHO Urges Greater Attention to Urban Water Management

2011-03-22 18:33:04


On the occasion of World Water Day, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) called on governments, organizations, communities and individuals to focus greater attention on urban water management, and especially on the impact of urban population growth, industrial growth, national disasters and instabilities related to climate change on urban water systems.

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