Web Notes

4 Jun 2021
In the Region of the Americas, Pan-Americanism is one of the guiding principles of PAHO's technical cooperation. More importantly, the work of CCs is done in that same spirit -- countries helping countries, for the benefit of all. The PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres newsletter aims to highlight this…
25 May 2021
Montevideo, May 20, 2021 (CLAP/PAHO)- The GTR calls on governments and strategic partners to include the reduction of preventable maternal mortality in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) as a priority by addressing the allocation of resources with innovative and cost-effective strategies.  In this regard, the inter-agency group warns of a…
12 May 2021
Washington, D.C., May 10, 2021 — The Republic of Malta has donated €25,000 (approximately US$ 30,000) to support the emergency response of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines following the most recent eruption of the La Soufrière volcano. “Our solidarity is with the people and government of St. Vincent…
18 Mar 2021
In the Region of the Americas, Pan-Americanism is one of the guiding principles of PAHO's technical cooperation. More importantly, the work of CCs is done in that same spirit -- countries helping countries, for the benefit of all. The PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres newsletter aims to highlight this…
18 Mar 2021
In the most recent Andar La Salud  newsletter (PAHO/WHO Cuba), the actions taken by PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres in Cuba against COVID-19 are highlighted.  Below are examples of the Centres' activities: PAHO/WHO CC for the Study and Control of Dengue and WHO CC for Tuberculosis Elimination, El Instituto de Medicine Tropical “…
8 Mar 2021
Colleagues at the Medical Genetics Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (being considered for a future Collaborating Centre designation) have convened and participated during events for the World Congential Defects Day on 3 March 2021, in collaboration with the Latin American Center for Perinatology/Women's and Reproductive Health (CLAP/…
18 Dec 2020
Take a look at our 2nd Issue of the PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres Newsletter below and subscribe here for future issues. In this issue we focus on some examples of what PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers (CCs) under the Public Health Emergencies Department (PHE) have been doing with PAHO/WHO in the past year including in response to the COVID-19…
20 Oct 2020
Washington, D.C., 20 October 2020 (PAHO/WHO) - The 2020 Annual Report of the Director of the Pan American Sanitary Bureau, released earlier this month, notes the important contributions of PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centres during the reporting period, especially related to working hand in hand with the Organization to develop guidelines and…
13 Oct 2020
In its role as a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre in Epidemiology and Control of Tuberculosis, National Institute of Respiratory Diseases "Emilio Coni" of Argentina, the Centre carried out the information analysis and a consultation for the financing chapter.  …