Welcome to OpenWHO

OpenWHO is WHO’s interactive, web-based, knowledge-transfer platform offering online courses to improve the response to health emergencies. OpenWHO enables the Organization and its key partners to transfer life-saving knowledge to large numbers of frontline responders.

Essential knowledge for outbreak response

OpenWHO is the first WHO platform to host unlimited users during health emergencies. It provides you with a fast and free way to obtain the latest scientific and operation know-how. With a dynamic interface, accessible through your computer and mobile device, OpenWHO offers off-line downloads, peer discussion boards and live briefings from ongoing health emergencies.
OpenWHO. Open to all anytime, from anywhere.

News

You're invited: Webinar celebrating 5 years of OpenWHO

On 1 June 2022, please join us for a webinar celebrating 5 years of WHO’s open learning platform for health emergencies, OpenWHO.org. The free event will be held from 11:30 – 13:30 CEST and is open...

New WHO online course on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in emergencies

As we mark Mental Health Awareness Month, we are pleased to offer a new WHO online course in English, Ukrainian and Polish that introduces participants to Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in ...

Visit our virtual booth at the Global South-South Development Expo

Help us spread the word: OpenWHO is hosting a virtual booth as part of the Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo 2022!

Co-hosted by the Government of Thailand and the United Nations Economic...

Celebrating World Portuguese Language Day

The Portuguese language is the most widely spoken language in the southern hemisphere, with 265 million speakers worldwide according to UNESCO. Given its geographical reach and high use in vulnerab...

Antimicrobial Resistance

Self-paced
Not disease specific
Confirmation of Participation
es
Self-paced
Not disease specific
Confirmation of Participation
ru
Self-paced
Not disease specific
Confirmation of Participation
it

COVID-19 National Languages

Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Confirmation of Participation
it
Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Confirmation of Participation
pt
Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Record of Achievement
pl

COVID-19 Vaccines

Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Record of Achievement
pt
Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Record of Achievement
fr
Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Record of Achievement
es

End TB

Self-paced
Tuberculosis
Record of Achievement
en
Self-paced
Tuberculosis
Record of Achievement
en
Self-paced
Tuberculosis
Record of Achievement
en

Go.Data

Self-paced
Not disease specific
fr
Self-paced
Not disease specific
es
Self-paced
Not disease specific
en

Infection Prevention and Control

Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
mk
Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
en
Self-paced
Country specific COVID-19 response
Confirmation of Participation
ru

One Health

Self-paced
Not disease specific
Confirmation of Participation
en
Self-paced
Tripartite Zoonoses
Confirmation of Participation
en

Outbreak

Self-paced
Zika
Confirmation of Participation
en
Self-paced
Yellow fever
Confirmation of Participation
fr
Self-paced
Yellow fever
Confirmation of Participation
en
Self-paced
Rift valley fever
Confirmation of Participation
fr

Ready for Response

Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
fr
Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
en
Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
en

Scientific and Strategic Talks on COVID-19