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  • WHO welcomes global momentum on viral hepatitis
    23 July 2014 -- On World Hepatitis Day, 28 July, WHO welcomes new progress in tackling one of the world’s most serious diseases. Viral hepatitis – a group of infectious diseases known as hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E – affects millions of people worldwide, causing acute and chronic liver disease and killing close to 1.4 million people every year.
  • WHO: People most at risk of HIV are not getting the health services they need
    11 July 2014 -- Failure to provide adequate HIV services for key groups – men who have sex with men, people in prison, people who inject drugs, sex workers and transgender people – threatens global progress on the HIV response, warns WHO.

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WHO: World Blood Donor Day, 14 June 2014

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