WHO Topics & sites

This is a list of web sites for the technical units of the Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion (CHP): The list below is organized alphabetically by health and development topics related to chronic diseases and health promotion. On these pages you will find links to WHO projects ...…

WHO Micronutrient deficiencies

A few salient facts. In developing countries every second pregnant woman and about 40% of preschool children are estimated to be anaemic. In many developing countries, iron deficiency anaemia is aggravated by worm infections, malaria and other infectious diseases such as HIV and tuberculosis.…

WHO/Europe Health policy

Dec 12, 2019 · Topics in this category. Health 2020: the European policy for health and well-being ; Sustainable Development Goals; Health policy. Health policy defines health goals at the international, national or local level and specifies the decisions, plans and actions to be undertaken to achieve these goals. An explicit health policy can achieve several ...…

Health topics WHO Regional Office for Africa

Feb 22, 2020 · The World Health Organization (WHO) is building a better future for people everywhere. Health lays the foundation for vibrant and productive communities, stronger economies, safer nations and a better world. Our work touches lives around the world every day – often in invisible ways. As the lead health authority within the United Nations (UN) system, we help ensure the safety of the air we ...…

afro.who.int - WHO Regional Office for Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) is building a better future for people everywhere. Health lays the foundation for vibrant and productive communities, stronger economies, safer nations and a better world. Our work touches lives around the world every day – often in invisible ways. As the lead health authority within the United Nations (UN) system, we help ensure the safety of the air we ...…