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A tool to investigate outbreaks, Go.Data, is rolled out for COVID-19 in Latin America

Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

72nd World Health Assembly Opens in Geneva

WHO launches new global influenza strategy

Ten threats to global health in 2019

World Health Assembly Receives Report on Ebola Outbreak and Moves Forward in its Resolutions Agenda

Health Ministers from the Americas Share Experiences in Achieving Universal Health

Health authorities from the Americas to participate in the 71st World Health Assembly

At OAS, PAHO Director presents health progress in the Americas and top priorities for the next five years

New guidelines on ethical treatment of humans in health-related research

PAHO Director highlights regional health achievements and challenges during 2013-2017

Health ministers' meeting at PAHO opens with somber tone after recent disasters

Vaccination Week in the Americas: 15 years, 15 achievements

2016: the year Zika evolved from an emergency into a long-term public health challenge

Making health systems resilient to changing needs and threats must be a top priority, says PAHO Director

PAHO Director: Fight Against Zika will be a 'marathon'

Experts call for stronger, more resilient health systems to mitigate and manage future health crises

PAHO urges health and agriculture sectors in the Americas to work together to ensure prudent use of antimicrobials

PAHO Executive Committee concludes 158th session by advancing new regional health agenda

Sixty-ninth World Health Assembly closes

World Health Assembly highlights importance of multisectoral action in health

The 69th World Health Assembly opens in Geneva

At OAS, PAHO Director urges governments to prepare for future epidemics by investing more in health

WHO Executive Board meets in Geneva to discuss global health priorities

Latest Ebola outbreak over in Liberia; West Africa is at zero, but new flare-ups are likely to occur

Ebola: an opportunity for PAHO to test and strengthen preparedness in the Americas

PAHO/WHO and Foreign Medical Teams Examine How to Strengthen Emergency Response to Outbreaks and Disasters

PAHO Director's annual report shows the Americas "leading by example"

Strong health systems, effective leadership, and universal access are key to facing health challenges in the Americas

World Humanitarian Day: WHO honours health workers, calls for their protection

World on the verge of an effective Ebola vaccine

PAHO Executive Committee discusses strategies and plans to improve health in the Americas

WHO leadership statement on the Ebola response and WHO reforms

Director of PAHO/WHO highlights the contribution of the veterinary services to public health and well-being of the people of the Americas in the opening Ceremony of the 83rd General Session of OIE

World Health Assembly closes with approval of new resolutions

World Health Assembly gives WHO green light to reform emergency and response progamme

WHA reaches agreement on polio, International Health Regulations and strengthening surgical care

Panel debate sobre lecciones aprendidas y medidas a tomar para contener brote de ébola

Ebola, antimicrobial resistance and dengue are among key issues for the Americas at the 68th World Health Assembly

World Health Assembly agrees on global malaria strategy and WHO budget for the next two years

Countries of the Region organize parallel events

Representatives of the Americas examine regional and global health challenges and achievements

Ministers of the Americas share experiences and proposals for strengthening health systems

Región de las Américas llamó a fortalecer los sistemas de salud para que puedan responder efectivamente a emergencias

Opening of the World Health Assembly: WHO director-general announces program for emergency management

Minister of health of Cuba highlights his country's support of Ebola response in West Africa

68th World Health Assembly to be held in Geneva on 18-27 May

The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over

PAHO/WHO urges health workers to wash their hands to protect patients from healthcare-associated infections

PAHO Director at OAS: Ebola shows need to invest more in health

Development Bank of Latin America-CAF and PAHO/WHO join to help countries prepare for disease outbreaks

Statement on the 5th meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee regarding the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Countries of the Americas say Ebola is an opportunity to improve coordination and preparedness for all disease outbreaks

WHO Executive Board meets in Geneva to discuss global health issues

Statement on the 4th meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee regarding the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Government of Mali and WHO announce the end of the Ebola outbreak in Mali

One year into the Ebola epidemic: a deadly, tenacious and unforgiving virus

2014 in review: key health issues in the world

Preparing Latin America and the Caribbean for potential importations of Ebola

PAHO/WHO provides training in risk communication for possible Ebola introduction

PAHO/WHO and experts on laboratory diagnosis define procedures for managing suspected Ebola samples

PAHO Director attends Ibero-American summit in Mexico

Training on clinical management of Ebola begins for medical and nursing professionals from Latin America

Experts share lessons in Ebola management, highlight preparedness efforts in the Americas

WHO congratulates Spain on ending Ebola transmission

PAHO/WHO to provide training in clinical management of Ebola for doctors and nurses in Latin America and the Caribbean

PAHO/WHO expert missions support Eastern Caribbean countries in preparing for a potential case of Ebola

PAHO/WHO Director briefs U.S. Congress members on Ebola preparedness efforts in the Americas

PAHO appoints Canadian Ronald St. John as Ebola incident manager

PAHO, OAS and IDB explore joint action on outbreak response in the Americas

Avoiding local transmission of Ebola is the goal in Latin America and the Caribbean

Ebola: PAHO/WHO briefs health authorities on support for preparedness in the Americas

PAHO/WHO mobilizes Ebola preparedness teams in Latin America and the Caribbean

PAHO Director briefs OAS ambassadors on Ebola preparedness in the Americas

Countries of the Americas plan for possible Ebola introduction

PAHO Director Urges Countries of the Americas to Prepare for Early Identification of Possible Ebola Cases

WHO statement on the third meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa

WHO declares end of Ebola outbreak in Nigeria

WHO congratulates Senegal on ending Ebola transmission

PAHO/WHO: Healthcare workers in the Americas need training, preparation for potential Ebola cases

Health officials briefed on Ebola and chikungunya during 53rd PAHO Directing Council

First imported Ebola case is reported in the Americas

PAHO Director briefs OAS envoys on Ebola in Africa and chikungunya in the Americas

WHO statement on the second meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the 2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

WHO welcomes the extensive Ebola support from the United States of America

WHO welcomes Cuban doctors for Ebola response in West Africa

Statement on the WHO Consultation on potential Ebola therapies and vaccines

UN senior leaders outline needs for global Ebola response

Ebola Virus Disease: Occupational Safety and Health

WHO issues "roadmap" to scale up international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Unprecedented number of medical staff infected with Ebola

WHO-deployed health worker receiving care after testing positive for Ebola

Anecdotal evidence about experimental therapies

Why the Ebola outbreak has been underestimated

Travel and Transport in Relation to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Outbreak

World Humanitarian Day: WHO calls for protection of health workers in conflicts, disasters

Ethical considerations for use of unregistered interventions for Ebola virus disease (EVD)

PAHO/WHO urges the countries of the Americas to be vigilant and prepared for potential introduction of Ebola virus

"The Ebola epidemic is a serious public health problem, but it can still be controlled"

Directora General de la OMS disertó en Cuba sobre la agenda de desarrollo posterior a 2015

Cuba inaugura nuevo Centro para el Control Estatal de Medicamentos y Dispositivos Médicos, organismo colaborador de la OPS/OMS