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.

Trainings for current outbreaks

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.

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Leaving no one behind: Observing International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Across the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionally affected people living with disabilities, highlighting the need for disability-inclusive COVID-19 response.

On 3 December, OpenWHO wil...

New learning channel for Chemical and Biological Deliberate Events

As the United Nations’ public health agency, WHO has an important role to play in the global public health response to events involving the possible deliberate use of biological and chemical hazard...

For a healthier world: safely managed sanitation

Safe sanitation systems are fundamental to protect public health. WHO supports capacity building and implementation through guidelines and tools on sanitation and health, safe use of wastewater and...

Join our 5-course series on the clinical management of survivors of rape and intimate partner violence

Sexual violence and intimate partner violence can be especially problematic in complex emergencies and natural disasters. In these situations, civilian women and children are often targets of abuse...

Antimicrobial Resistance

Овој курс ќе ги опреми клиничарите што често препишуваат антимикробни средства со знаење и алатки за подобрување на употребата на овие важни лекови во секојдневната клиничка практика. Користејќи пр...

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Este curso ofrece conocimientos y herramientas a los médicos que suelen recetar tratamientos antimicrobianos, para mejorar el uso de estos medicamentos esenciales en la práctica clínica diaria. Med...

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Этот курс даст практикующим врачам, которые часто назначают противомикробные препараты, знания и инструменты для оптимизации применения этих важных лекарственных средств в их ежедневной практике. С...

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Questo corso fornisce ai medici, che spesso prescrivono antibiotici, conoscenze e strumenti per migliorare l’uso di questi farmaci essenziali nella pratica clinica quotidiana. Attraverso l’esempio ...

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Chemical and Biological Deliberate Events

This course aims to ensure that all participants recognize possible deliberate events with chemical or biological agents and know the different response types this will require compared to other em...

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When a deliberate use of chemical or biological agents against a human population occurs, health care professionals and public health personnel are directly involved in the response's organization,...

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Public health professionals are certain to be among the key personnel in preparedness and readiness for a deliberate use of chemical or biological agents against a human population. So it is vitall...

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Clinical Management

This course is for clinicians that will be or are caring for patients with respiratory diphtheria during outbreaks in vulnerable settings, such as in Cox's Bazar Bangladesh. It is also applicable ...

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Diphtheria
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This short, intermediate-level course is for frontline health workers caring for patients with suspected or confirmed seasonal influenza infection. It begins with basic epidemiological and clinical...

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Influenza
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Mafunzo haya ya kina ya kiwango wastani ni ya wauguzi wanaowatunza wagonjwa wanaoshukiwa au waliothibitishwa kuwa na ugonjwa wa virusi vya Ebola (EVD). Moduli hii inatoa taarifa ya uchunguzi na uka...

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Ebola
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Cette formation complète de niveau intermédiaire est destinée aux agents de santé de première ligne qui s’occupent de cas suspects ou confirmés de maladie à virus Ebola (...

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COVID-19

Les zones de dépistage, les centres de traitement et les installations communautaires font partie des priorités stratégiques de la préparation, de la réponse et de l’intervention en cas de flambée ...

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COVID-19
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Las áreas para triaje, los centros para el tratamiento y los establecimientos comunitarios son parte de las prioridades estratégicas en la preparación, la disposición operativa y la respuesta ante ...

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Зоны для скрининга, центры лечения и социальные объекты являются стратегическим приоритетом плана по подготовке и обеспечению готовности и реагирования при вспышке тяжелых острых респираторных инфе...

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تشكل مناطق الفحص ومراكز العلاج والمنشآت المجتمعية جزءًا من الأولويات الاستراتيجية للتأهب والاستعداد والاستجابة لتفشي التهابات الجهاز التنفسي الحادة الوخيمة (ساري). تمّ وضع الحزمة التدريبية الخاصة ب...

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COVID-19 National Languages

Le aree di screening, i centri di trattamento e le strutture comunitarie sono parte delle priorità per lo sviluppo di strategie di preparazione, prontezza e risposta all’epidemia di infezione respi...

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Áreas de rastreamento, centros de tratamento e instalações comunitárias são parte das prioridades estratégicas para a preparação, prontidão e resposta ao surto de Síndrome Respiratória Aguda Grave ...

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OpenWHO

Para ajudar as equipes dos países da ONU a reforçar a preparação e a resposta do país à COVID-19, a OMS desenvolveu estes módulos de formação como um complemento das Diretrizes de Planejamento Oper...

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Секој оној кој е дел од болничкиот персонал при појава на епидемии на Акутни Респираторни Инфекции (АРИ) потребно е да има основни познавања и вештини за ефикасно раководење. Болничкиот персонал тр...

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COVID-19 Vaccines

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Todos os trabalhadores da saúde envolvidos na implementação da vacinação contra a COVID-19 necessitam de ter conhecimentos e competências para garantir a administração segura e eficaz da vacina con...

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L’ensemble du personnel de santé qui participe à la mise en œuvre de la vaccination contre la COVID-19 doit avoir les connaissances et les compétences requises pour garantir une administration sûre...

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Todo el personal de salud que participe en la implementación de la vacunación frente a la COVID-19 debe tener los conocimientos y las habilidades necesarias para garantizar una administración segur...

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يحتاج جميع العاملين الصحيين المشاركين في تنفيذ إعطاء لقاح كوفيد -19 إلى المعرفة والمهارات الكافية من أجل ضمان إدارة إعطاء لقاح كوفيد -19 بشكل آمن وفعال. تم تطوير حزمة تدريب العاملين الصحيين على ال...

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Digital Health and Innovation

Artificial intelligence (AI) has enormous potential for improving health outcomes and helping countries achieve universal health coverage. However, for AI to have a beneficial impact on people’s he...

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End TB

OpenWHO

Данный учебный курс Европейской Лабораторной Инициативы по туберкулёзу, ВИЧ и вирусным гепатитам представляет собой уникальное сочетание практического руководства и экспертных рекомендаций по интер...

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Tuberculosis
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This training toolkit by the European Laboratory Initiative for TB, HIV and Viral Hepatitis provides a unique combination of practical guidance and expert advice on the interpretation of selected W...

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Tuberculosis
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This e-course will guide you through the essentials of latest existing WHO guidelines and policy recommendations on drug-resistant TB. You will also learn more about the rationale behind the WHO re...

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Tuberculosis
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About a quarter of the world’s population is estimated to be infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacilli, most of whom are not sick or infectious. Although they are well, people who are infect...

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Tuberculosis
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Get Social

Zika virus disease is a mosquito-borne illness that can cause severe birth defects in babies and neurological complications in adults. This introductory course provides the basics of communicating ...

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Zika
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Decisores e profissionais na linha da frente encontrarão neste curso um conjunto de recursos dedicados à comunicação de riscos. Estes recursos podem ser utilizados como reciclagem de conhecimento p...

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L’objectif de ce cours est de fournir aux États membres de l’OMS une introduction à la communication des risques en cas d’épidémies, de pandémies et autres urgences sanitaires, sous la forme d’un s...

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التواصل بشأن المخاطر هو تدخل أساسي من تدخلات الصحة العامة يستخدم في حالة تفشي مرض ما أو وقوع طوارئ صحية. وهو يشير إلى تبادل المعلومات والمشورة والآراء في الوقت الفعلي بين الخبراء والمسؤولين والأشخا...

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Go.Data

Go.Data est un logiciel flexible consacré à la surveillance des épidémies qui permet de collecter des données sur le terrain lors des crises de santé publique. Il comprend des fonctions pour la rec...

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يعتبر برنامج Go.Data مرنًا يستخدم للتحقيق في تفشي الأمراض من أجل جمع البيانات الميدانية أثناء حالات الطوارئ في مجال الصحة العامة. ويشمل القدرة الوظيفية للتحقيق في الحالات والتواصل، ودمج المعلومات ا...

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Go.Data es un software flexible de investigación de brotes epidémicos para la recopilación de datos de campo durante las emergencias de salud pública. Incluye funciones para la investigación de cas...

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Go.Data is a flexible outbreak investigation software for field data collection during public health emergencies. It includes functionality for case and contact investigation, incorporation of labo...

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Healthier Populations

OpenWHO

ВОЗ выпустила онлайн-курс, посвященный регулированию табачной продукции, в ответ на необходимость в ясном практическом руководстве по этому вопросу. Курс основан на материалах базового справочного ...

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Tobacco
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L’OMS a lancé un cours en ligne sur la réglementation des produits du tabac en réponse au besoin de directives claires et pratiques sur la réglementation des produits du tabac. Le cours est inspiré...

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WHO has launched an online course on tobacco product regulation in response to the need for clear, practical guidance on tobacco product regulation. The course is based on Tobacco Product Regulatio...

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Tobacco
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WHO has launched an online course on tobacco product regulation in response to the need for clear, practical advice on building laboratory testing capacity. This course is based on the Tobacco Prod...

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Tobacco
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Health Inequality Monitoring

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Ensuring universal access to immunization promotes better population health and improved outcomes across diverse aspects of development. Unfortunately, however, the benefits of vaccines are spread ...

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Existing inequities have been widely acknowledged as barriers to achieving global and national goals and targets in HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria programmes. Monitoring inequalities in these t...

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The reporting step of health inequality monitoring involves developing and conveying clear, evidence-based messages about the state of inequality, and communicating these messages in ways that alig...

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Summary measures of health inequality use disaggregated data to concisely synthesize the level of inequality across population subgroups. They are commonly applied as part of health inequality anal...

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Infection Prevention and Control

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Микробите се живи организми кои можат да бидат корисни, неутрални или опасни за луѓето. Основните познавања на микробиологијата ќе ви овозможат да знаете како во улога на лице одговорно за превенци...

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Microbes are living organisms that can be beneficial, neutral or harmful to humans. A basic understanding of microbiology will allow you to recognize how your role as an Infection Prevention and Co...

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Користејќи ги основните компоненти на СЗО за превенција и контрола на инфекции (ПКИ) како патоказ, ќе видите колку ефективните програми за ПКИ можат да ја спречат штетата предизвикана од инфекции п...

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Используя основные компоненты ВОЗ по профилактике инфекций и инфекционному контролю (ПИИК) в качестве дорожной карты, вы увидите, каким образом эффективные программы ПИИК могут предотвратить вред о...

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Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response

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Bem-vindos aos cursos de formação online do AFRO Orientações Técnicas em Vigilância e Resposta Integrada de Doenças (VIDR).

Os objetivos do Pacote de Formação são contribuir para a implementação ...

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Bem-vindos aos cursos on-line da AFRO sobre a estratégia de vigilância integrada à doença e resposta (VIDR).

Os objetivos do Pacote de Treinamento são os de contribuir para a implementação da Estr...

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Bienvenue aux cours de formation en ligne sur le Guide technique de l'OMS/AFRO concernant la surveillance intégrée des maladies et la riposte (SIMR).

Les objectifs du module de formation sont de c...

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OpenWHO

Bienvenue aux cours de formation en ligne sur les directives techniques de l'OMS/AFRO concernant la surveillance intégrée des maladies et la riposte (SIMR).

Les objectifs du module de formation so...

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Neglected Tropical Diseases

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Este curso é destinado aos tomadores de decisão e gestores de programas que desejem aprender sobre doenças tropicais negligenciadas (DTN) no contexto da pandemia da COVID-19. Os 5 módulos introduze...

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Este curso está dirigido a tomadores de decisiones y administradores de programas que deseen aprender más sobre las enfermedades tropicales desatendidas (ETD) en el contexto de la pandemia de COVID...

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OpenWHO

Ce cours est destiné aux décideurs et aux gestionnaires de programmes qui souhaitent en savoir plus sur les maladies tropicales négligées (MTN) dans le contexte de la pandémie de COVID-19. Ses 5 mo...

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هذه الدورة التدريبية موجهة لصناع القرار ومديري البرامج الذين يرغبون في معرفة المزيد عن أمراض المناطق المدارية المهملة في سياق جائحة كوفيد-19. وتعرض الوحدات التدريبية الخمس المتضمنة في الدورة مقدمة ...

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One Health

As a majority of emerging diseases are shared by humans and animals, adopting a One Health approach is essential. This course provides insight into some of WHO’s work at the animal-human-environmen...

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Activities to manage and reduce risks from zoonotic diseases benefit from coordination and collaboration between ministries. In this course, participants will explore the 10-step process for settin...

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Multisectoral, One Health approaches address complex health threats at human-animal-environment interfaces, including challenges like the COVID-19 pandemic. This course, in English, introduces the ...

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Tripartite Zoonoses
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Outbreak

This introductory level online course aims to equip frontline responders with introductory level knowledge to manage the Zika virus in case of an outbreak. By the end of this course participants sh...

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Zika
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La fièvre jaune est une maladie hémorragique virale aiguë, rencontrée dans les régions tropicales d'Afrique et d'Amérique. Il s'agit d'un problème de santé publique important en raison des épidémi...

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Yellow fever
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(English/Kanuri) Yellow fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease, found in tropical regions of Africa and the Americas. It is an important public health concern due to the devastating outbreaks...

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Yellow fever
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La fièvre de la Vallée du Rift (FVR) est une zoonose virale qui affecte principalement les animaux mais qui contamine aussi les humains. La plupart des infections humaines résultent du contact avec...

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Rift valley fever
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Preparing for Pandemics

(English/Français/Español) Risk communication, including community engagement and social mobilisation, is a core capacity for emergency response that all countries should have in order to respond t...

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Influenza
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La grippe aviaire est une maladie virale aiguë des voies respiratoires. C'est l'une des nombreuses maladies zoonotiques graves qui présentent un potentiel pandémique en présence d'une transmission ...

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Influenza
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Avian influenza is an acute viral disease of the respiratory tract. It is one of several severe zoonotic diseases with pandemic potential in the presence of sustained human-to-human transmission. T...

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Influenza
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OpenWHO

Seasonal influenza causes significant burden to society annually. This includes burden of disease, as well as economic burden. Few countries generate reliable national data on the burden of disease...

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Preventing Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

This multilingual course is the new mandatory training for UN personnel on the prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse. It replaces the mandatory training 'To Serve with Pride - Zero Tolerance'...

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WHO has a zero-tolerance policy towards all forms of Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment (SEAH) and is committed to capacitating our workforce, partners and collaborators to prevent, protect ...

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This course is the fifth in a series of five courses that introduce you to guidance on the clinical management of survivors of rape and intimate partner violence (CMR-IPV). This course highlights t...

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This course is the fourth of five courses on the clinical management of rape and intimate partner violence in humanitarian settings. This course focuses on first-line support, describes the five el...

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Ready for Response

OpenWHO

Ce cours est une introduction aux exercices de simulation et à l’utilité qu'ils présentent dans le cadre de la préparation aux situations d'urgence sanitaires. Ce cours s’adresse à un public non te...

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OpenWHO

An After Action Review (AAR) is a qualitative review of actions taken in response to an event of public health concern. It is a means of identifying and documenting best practices and challenges de...

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OpenWHO

This course is an introduction to simulation exercises and their value as part of wider emergency preparedness to raise awareness among a non-technical audience. The goal of this course is to suppo...

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Ce cours en ligne vise à fournir aux intervenants de première ligne les connaissances nécessaires pour faire face à tous les aléas et à toutes les situations d'urgence aux niveaux national et régio...

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Scientific and Strategic Talks on COVID-19

As experts in a variety of fields, WHO staff are vital resources for the latest science that can help achieve better health for everyone, everywhere. This portal hosts video recordings of presentat...

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COVID-19
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Universal Health Coverage

Depuis 2000, des progrès impressionnants ont été réalisés sur de nombreux fronts de la santé. Toutefois, pour atteindre les objectifs de développement durable (ODD; SDG en anglais) en matière de sa...

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Desde el 2000, se han realizado progresos impresionantes en numerosas áreas de la salud. Sin embargo, para alcanzar los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS: SDG en inglés) en materia de salud ...

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هذه الدورة هي نسخة باللغة العربية من الدورة تعجيل التقدم نحو أهداف التنمية المستدامة المرتبطة بالصحة ، والتي تتوفر أيضًا على OpenWHO باللغتين الفرنسية والإسبانية. لمزيد من المعلومات حول هذه الدورة ...

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Оралното здравје е од суштинско значење за општото здравје и благосостојбата во секоја фаза од животот. За жал, оралното здравје претставува занемарена компонента од агендата за јавно здравје во не...

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