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BreatheLife for Healthy People & Planet

A music video to raise awareness about air pollution & health - from the concert in Geneva by Ricky Kej and his World Music Ensemble during the...

Fighting malaria amidst an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Malaria is threatening the health of people in parts of the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo where health workers are also battling an...

Five things to know about measles

Despite progress, the number of reported measles cases has increased in multiple regions. Here’s what you should know about the disease. More...

Be He@lthy, Be Mobile: scaling up digital solutions for a healthier world

The use of mobile technologies has the potential to transform the face of health service delivery across the globe. Be He@lthy, Be Mobile is an...

ВОЗ: Самостоятельный тест на ВИЧ – Вопросы и ответы

Узнайте больше о самостоятельном тесте на ВИЧ – доступном и конфиденциальном способе тестирования на ВИЧ, который открывает возможности для охвата...

30th World AIDS day: WHO Director-General statement

From historical films to a new message by Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization, this video is published...

PHC Case Study – Multisectoral action in Thailand

One of the three key areas of good primary health care is multisectoral policy and action to systematically address social, economic, environmental...

PHC Case Study – Empowered communities in Sri Lanka

One of the three key areas of good primary health care is empowered people and communities who can take control of their health. In Colombo, Sri...

PHC Case Study – Culture and care in Australia

One of the three key areas of good primary health care is primary care and essential public health functions as the core of integrated health...

What is primary health care?

Primary health care is about caring for people, rather than simply treating specific diseases or conditions. Good primary health care is made up of...

Spirit of Astana Declaration - Primary Health Care

In 1978, a pivotal conference was held in Almaty, Kazakhstan, bringing together health experts and world leaders to commit to health for all. The...

Neglected Tropical Diseases

Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are diseases of poverty, the “product of social inequity”, that represent numerous challenges for the health and...

Youth voices: Kylie Verzosa on depression

Model, Actress and Mental Health Advocate Kylie Verzosa from the Philippines discusses her experiences with depression, her journey to recovery and...

Youth voices: Sanchana Krishnan on mental health

Indian youth activist Sanchana Krishnan talks about her experiences confronting mental illness, and the inspiration behind forming the NGO ‘Okay;...