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Since the foundation of WHO in 1948, the world has experienced countless public health challenges threatening our health and well-being. However, numerous obstacles have been overcome and remarkable advancements made in medical science, … See more

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Health and population Department of Economic and Social Affairs

WEBPublication - Shared responsibility, global solidarity_Responding to the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19. This report is a call to action, for the immediate health response …

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UNSDG Good Health and Well-being

WEBFrom bustling streets to lockdown: Bangladesh and the UN mobilize to fight COVID-19. The UN team in Bangladesh is working closely with the authorities, civil …

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Taking action for the health of people and the planet

WEBClimate change is undermining not just the health of our planet, but the health of people everywhere – through toxic air pollution, diminishing food security, higher risks of …

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Healthcare: Lack of universal coverage, ‘human rights tragedy on a

WEBA fundamental right. Speaking on behalf of UN chief António Guterres, Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed emphasized that universal health …

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‘Health is a right, not a privilege’ says WHO chief on World Health …

WEBSpeaking at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, during an event to launch the Day, the WHO chief said that all people deserve access to health services, “when and …

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Nearly one billion people have a mental disorder: WHO UN News

WEB17 June 2022 Health. Nearly one billion people worldwide suffer from some form of mental disorder, according to latest UN data – a staggering figure that is even more worrying, if …

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WHO launches new pandemic prevention plan, as COVID deaths …

WEB26 April 2023 Health. The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday launched a new initiative to help strengthen countries’ ability to plan for, and deal with, another …

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Redefining life-long benefits of sexual health – WHO UN News

WEBIt is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being, related to sexuality. Sexual health is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity. It …

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Goal 3 Department of Economic and Social Affairs

WEBSupport the research and development of vaccines and medicines for the communicable and non-communicable diseases that primarily affect developing countries, provide …

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LIFESTYLE DISEASES: An Economic Burden on the Health Services

WEBChronic disease can result in loss of independence, years of disability, or death, and impose a considerable economic burden on health services. Today, chronic diseases are a …

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Why biodiversity is good for our health UN News

WEB17 December 2022 Climate and Environment. The natural world has gifted humanity with untold health benefits, and it is believed that it harbours many more undiscovered health …

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SDG 7: Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and …

WEBAddressing energy access is a complex exercise involving balancing across various dimensions Contextualizing energy access: understanding categories –scale –type …

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An additional GOOD HEALTH 18 million AND WELL-BEING: …

WEBAn additional. 18 million. dle income countries, to achieve universal health coverage by 2030health; address the grow-ing burden of zoonotic and non …

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Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the

WEBIn Sudan, over 10 million people — 20 per cent of the population — have been displaced since fighting broke out 15 months ago, the International Organization for …

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Health & Life Insurance Section

WEBFor personal questions regarding health and life insurance plans, HLIS offers in-person client services on Tuesdays from 9 am to 12:30 pm and Thursdays from 12 pm to 3:30 …

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Haiti’s health system pushed to breaking point: UNICEF UN News

WEB22 May 2024 Peace and Security. Haiti’s health system is now “on the verge of collapse” UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Representative in Haiti Bruno Maes warned on …

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The State of Mental Health Globally in the Wake of the COVID-19

WEBIt is important to note that, despite the fact that the WHO Special Initiative for Mental Health was designed prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and the crisis …

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World Day for Safety and Health at Work United Nations

WEBOn the occasion of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2024, the ILO has launched a new report titled " Ensuring safety and health at work in a changing …

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Growing or shrinking

WEBIt will then fall to around 10.2 billion, which is 700 million lower than expected a decade ago.That’s just one of the key findings revealed in Thursday’s World …

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South Sudan faces growing humanitarian crisis, warns WHO

WEBThe UN health agency insisted that the humanitarian, economic, social and political crises that began with brutal civil conflict in 2013 have been worsened by the …

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Protecting Ocean Health Will Protect the Health of Humankind

WEBThe ocean’s ability to support human health is at risk. A healthy ocean is a prerequisite for a healthy planet and healthy human communities. Eighty per cent of all life on Earth is …

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The Gambia: UN salutes ‘monumental achievement’ as lawmakers …

WEBCommitment to rights and well-being “Following the vote today by the National Assembly of The Gambia, we commend the country’s decision to uphold the ban on …

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Health United Nations For Indigenous Peoples

WEBLife expectancy up to 20 years lower. Indigenous peoples suffer from poorer health, are more likely to experience disability and reduced quality of life and ultimately die younger …

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'Listening to the agony' in Gaza: Humanitarians struggle to meet …

WEBIn a press briefing, Dr. Rik Peeperkorn, WHO representative for the West Bank and Gaza, told journalists there are currently no functional hospitals in the enclave’s …

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5 reasons you should care about our ocean United Nations

WEBHere are 5 reasons: 1. The ocean regulates our climate and provides the air we breathe. Our ocean mitigates non-renewable industry pollution by absorbing 25 per cent of all …

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UN projects world population to peak within this century

WEBNew York, 11 July –According to the World Population Prospects 2024: Summary of Results published today, it is expected that the world’s population will peak in the mid …

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Eastern Afghanistan reels from fatal storms; dozens dead, …

WEBUrgent needs. According to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (), water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) facilities, along with 400 tents at a …

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