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World Health Organization (WHO) 39m
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World Health Organization (WHO) 3h
Algeria 🇩🇿 and Argentina 🇦🇷 have been officially recognized by WHO as 🦟-free. 💪 The certification is granted when a country proves that it has interrupted indigenous transmission for at least 3 consecutive years.
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World Health Organization (WHO) 4h
Live from technical briefing on with
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World Health Organization (WHO) 5h
Replying to @DrTedros
"Together with our partners in the Global Eradication Initiative, we‘ve launched a new strategy to address the most difficult remaining areas in 🇦🇫 and 🇵🇰"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 5h
Replying to @DrTedros
"Last year we also responded to the largest recorded outbreak, in Yemen 🇾🇪, in Cox’s Bazaar 🇧🇩, the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Syria 🇸🇾 and many others that didn’t make the headlines"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 5h
Replying to @DrTedros
"I have also briefed the Security Council twice on the outbreak in . The Secretary-General and I have agreed on a further strengthening of the response across the entire UN system"-
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WHO EMRO 7h
قدم المدير العام جائزة التقدير الخاصة بالمدير العام إلى ، وزير الصحة للمملكة العربية السعودية، لدوره المحوري في تبني سياسة التغليف الموحد لعلب التبغ في 🇸🇦 في ديسمبر 2018، لتكون المملكة أول دولة في إقليم شرق المتوسط تقوم بهذا الأمر. 
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World Health Organization (WHO) 6h
Replying to @DrTedros
"I have also met personally with the President of & opposition leaders to urge a bipartisan approach to ending this outbreak. Because does not take sides"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 7h
Replying to @DrTedros
"When I visited following Dr Richard’s death, I discovered that our staff were shocked and shaken, but undeterred. They told me, “We’re here to save lives. We will not be intimidated by violence. We will finish the job.”"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 7h
Director-General presented the Director-General's Special Recognition Award to , 's Minister of Health, who was instrumental in the adoption of tobacco plain packaging in 🇸🇦 in December 2018, making this the first country in region to do so
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United Nations 9h
From universal health coverage to Ebola to antimicrobial resistance, see what's being discussed at 's World Health Assembly.
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World Health Organization (WHO) 7h
Replying to @WHO
The third day of is on. Find out today's programme in the Day 3 Journal of the World Health Assembly 👉 Follow the discussions live 🎥
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus 10h
It was our great honour to have Her Majesty Queen Leticia of 🇪🇸 at the today. is grateful for her personal commitment and support to cut and save lives. Together, we can make sure everyone, everywhere can .
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus 18h
Thank you, 🇨🇦 for your contribution to our Contingency Fund for Emergency. The international community has to come together to tackle health emergencies
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World Health Organization (WHO) 22h
Replying to @DrTedros
"This is Faustin Kalivanda, an survivor from Beni, 🇨🇩, who lost his wife & five-year-old daughter Ester to Ebola. Despite this tragedy, he believes that as a survivor he has a duty to protect others & now works at the Ebola treatment centre as a nurse assistant"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 23h
Replying to @DrTedros
"Since January, there have been dozens of attacks on health facilities in North Kivu, 🇨🇩. Every attack disrupts our operations, makes it harder to reach communities & gives the virus an advantage. Every life lost is a tragedy. But every life saved is a triumph"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 23h
Replying to @DrTedros
"But we are not just fighting virus in . We’re fighting insecurity. We’re fighting violence. We’re fighting misinformation. We’re fighting mistrust. And we’re fighting the politicization of an outbreak"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 23h
Replying to @DrTedros
"So far we have vaccinated more than 120,000 people in . And we now have evidence that the vaccine is more than 97% effective in preventing . We also have 4 experimental treatments that we’ve used to treat 800 patients"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 23h
Replying to @DrTedros
"We are fighting one of the world’s most dangerous viruses in one of the world’s most dangerous areas. We are fighting with even better tools than we used to extinguish the Equateur outbreak in three months"-
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World Health Organization (WHO) 23h
Replying to @DrTedros
"We can be proud of the fact that so far, the outbreak has not spread outside two provinces in . But I emphasise “so far”. The risk of spread remains very high. Because this outbreak is one of the most complex health emergencies any of us have ever faced"-
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