Quality traditional medicine can deliver Universal Health Coverage: WHO

11 September 2014: Health Ministers and policy makers from the 11 Member States of the WHO South-East Asia Region today discussed ways to integrate traditional medicines from countries of the Region into their national health care systems at the Sixty-seventh Session of the Regional Committee in Dhaka.

Record every birth and death, make every life count

10 September 2014: Health Ministers and policy makers from the 11 Member States of WHO's South-East Asia Region deliberated on how to ensure strong Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) systems at the Sixty-seventh Session of the Regional Committee in Dhaka.

Health Ministers commit to control and eliminate vector-borne diseases

Inaugural Ceremony of the 67th Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia
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Inaugural Ceremony of the 67th Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia

09 September 2014: Health Ministers from the 11 countries of WHO’s South-East Asia Region will meet in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 9 to 12 September to discuss key health issues facing the Region.

Ebola outbreak in west Africa: Meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee

WHO and Medecins Sans Frontieres experts respond to the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone.
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8 August 2014 -- The first meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the Director-General under the International Health Regulations (2005) regarding the 2014 Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in West Africa was held by teleconference on 6-7 August 2014. The Director-General accepted the Committee’s assessment and on 8 August 2014 declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.


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