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First WHO Africa Health Forum Opens With Focus On Universal Health Coverage

Xinhua/New China: WHO Africa health forum targets continent’s health care priorities, challenges “[The] World Health Organization (WHO)’s first Africa health forum on Tuesday kicked off [in Kigali] to explore Africa’s health care priorities and challenges and find new ways to achieve better health for all. The two-day forum, hosted by…

Cholera Outbreak In Yemen Slowing; Case Numbers Reach Nearly 219K, WHO Says

Reuters: WHO hopes Yemeni cholera outbreak is half done at 218,000 cases “A major cholera outbreak in Yemen may have reached the halfway mark at 218,798 cases as a massive emergency response has begun to curb its spread two months into the epidemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on…

Investments In Poorest Children Hold Greatest Returns, UNICEF Report Shows

Inter Press Service: More Bang for Your Buck: Saving Lives by Investing in the Poorest “Investing in the health of the poorest communities saves almost twice as many lives, according to a U.N. agency’s analysis. In a new report titled ‘Narrowing the Gaps: The Power of Investing in the Poorest…

U.N. Efforts To Address Cholera In Haiti Continue To Fall Short

New York Times: U.N. Brought Cholera to Haiti. Now It Is Fumbling Effort to Atone. “Even as the United Nations expresses growing alarm over a cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen, the organization is increasingly worried about the fallout from a stubborn cholera scourge in Haiti that was caused by its…

Continued Violence Threatens Health Care System Development In Central African Republic

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Central African Republic health plan threatened by violence: WHO “As displaced people return to their homes in the capital of war-torn Central African Republic, they will need medical services but renewed violence threatens an already wounded health care system, the World Health Organization’s Africa director said. Matshidiso…

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