HRH at the Health Systems Research Symposium, Cape Town
Heading to Cape Town, for the Health Systems Research Symposium? Have a look at our compilation of the various HRH related sessions happening there!
29 September - 3 October,2014
Cape Town, South Africa
WHO welcomes the commitment from the Government of Cuba to provide 165 health professionals to support Ebola care in West Africa. The newly announced support includes physicians, nurses, epidemiologists, specialists in infection control, intensive care specialists and social mobilization officers, and will be concentrated in Sierra Leone...
A new international training programme in Ireland supports universal health coverage.
Key facts on the MDGsGlobally, the number of deaths of children under 5 years of age fell from 12.6 million in 1990 to 6.6 million in 2012.
In developing countries, the percentage of underweight children under 5 years old dropped from 25% in 1990 to 15% in 2012.
While the proportion of births attended by a skilled health worker has increased globally, fewer than 50% of births are attended in the WHO African Region.
Globally, new HIV infections declined by 33% between 2001 and 2012.
Existing cases of tuberculosis are declining, along with deaths among HIV-negative tuberculosis cases.
Why We should Judge the World on the Health of Women
WHO welcomes Cuban doctors for Ebola response in West Africa
The Union’s International Management Development Programme joins the Global Health Workforce Alliance
GHWA Executive Director to participate in US congressional roundtable on health workforce
Unprecedented number of medical staff infected with Ebola