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.

News

Did you know mycetoma commonly affects young adults? Learn more in our free course

As we mark International Youth Day, OpenWHO invites you to sign up for our free course on mycetoma, available on the Neglected Tropical Diseases learning channel.

Mycetoma is a chronic, disfiguri...

Now 7 million enrolments strong: Join the OpenWHO.org learning community

The World Health Organization is celebrating a new milestone in online learning: 7 million enrolments in OpenWHO.org’s free public health courses!

The record-setting participation comes as health ...

Noma course featured in Business Post Nigeria

Business Post Nigeria highlighted OpenWHO's new free online course on noma in a recent news article.

“This course will be a useful self-learning tool for health workers to increase their capacity...

Using social and behavioural data to manage COVID-19: New course available in French

Given the challenges in capturing up-to-date social and behavioural data in emergencies, WHO has developed the ‘Social and Behavioural Insights COVID-19 Data Collection Tool for Africa’ (available ...

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

Digital Health and Innovation

Self-paced
Normative
Record of Achievement
en

Go.Data

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

Health Inequality Monitoring

Self-paced
Not disease specific
Record of Achievement
en
Self-paced
Inequality monitoring in HIV, TB and malaria
Record of Achievement
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