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Come Together People To Defeat Dengue, Says Top PAHO Doc.

24th November, 2020--PAHO is advising the Caribbean to urgently get a grip on containing the spread of dengue fever, as 2.7 million cases, many...

PAHO Finds Children And Adolescents Have Insufficient Protection From Violence In...

WASHINGTON, DC.--November 23rd, 2020 (PAHO). A first-of-its kind analysis of country data on violence against children and adolescents in the Americas reports that while...

PAHO Says Two Billion Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines Could Be Distributed...

WASHINGTON, DC--Assistant Director for the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Jarbas Barbosa, says at least two billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines are being...

PAHO On The Job In Central America.

WASHINGTON, DC--Tuesday, November 17, 2020--The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is responding to the passage of Tropical Storm Eta and getting ready for Hurricane...

UNICEF And PAHO Launch Joint COVID-19 Vaccine Tender For COVAX.

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON DC, 12 November 2020—UNICEF and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) announced today the launch of a tender inviting all COVID-19 vaccine developers to...

PAHO, IHME Sign 5-Year Deal To Analyze Health Information, Predict The...

By strengthening countries' capacities to analyze data and produce accurate data, they will help decision makers shape life-saving health policies Washington, DC, November 3, 2020...

PAHO: Indigenous And Afro-Descendants Must Be At Center Of Covid-19 Response.

(PAHO)--November 2nd, 2020--If no one is to be left behind during the COVID-19 pandemic, efforts must be stepped up to ensure a strong and...

UWI to Collaborate with PAHO, EU over Health Care Systems and...

Monday, October 26, 2020--The University of the West Indies (UWI) and the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), are the first of five partners...

PAHO Will Only Support Safe, Effective Vaccines.

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director, Dr. Carissa Etienne, says the entity will only support the distribution of a coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine to member...

New Rapid Antigen Tests Paid For By PAHO Could Transform COVID-19...

(PAHO) Washington D.C.--The new affordable, reliable antigen diagnostic tests recently approved by WHO that can be performed anywhere are set to transform the region’s...

Elections Can Be Hazardous To Health, Says PAHO Director.

Washington D.C., September 16, 2020 (PAHO) –Noting that some countries are preparing for elections soon, Etienne said careful planning was needed to prevent spread...

Its Now Official: Fat People More Likely To Die From Covid-19...

(The Guardian)--Obesity increases the risk of death from Covid-19 by nearly 50% and may make vaccines against the disease less effective, according to a...

PAHO Trains Voodoo Priests, Other Health Care Workers In Haiti For...

(PAHO)—The Pan American Health Organization in has trained more than 2,800 community health workers in Haiti, including 2,700 community health agents  and 162 community...

PAHO Provides Millions Of COVID-19 Test Kits Throughout The Americas.

Washington, DC, August 6, 2020 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization has leveraged the Strategic Fund for  Public Health Supplies to procure and...

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