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In observance of World Health Day celebrated on 7 April to mark the anniversary of the founding of WHO in 1948. A panel discussion at the UN addressed public health challenges associated with ageing populations and explored strategies to address the

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This side event will consist of a high-level session followed by a panel discussion bringing together different stakeholders. Universal health coverage and health services provided to displaced populations will be the focus. As a reflection of

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The event aims to address the health needs of migrants in the current context based on examples of concrete instruments that were recently adopted in global fora, in particular the WHO global action plan on the health of migrants and refugees,

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Meetings & Events

Health and Migration

29 Nov 2017

Event entitled "Health and Human Mobility" (A/RES/71/1) (co-organized by the Permanent Mission of Thailand, the World Health Organization (WHO), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees

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Primary Health Care (PHC) is a whole-of-society approach to health that aims to ensure the highest possible level of health and wellbeing and their equitable distribution by focusing on people's needs and preferences as early as possible along the

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The African Region of WHO is the Region with the worst Universal Health coverage (UHC) indicators globally. The purpose of this panel discussion is to increase awareness among stakeholders, partners and funders about the gains to be made from

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Event hosted by the Permanent Mission of Norway to the UN and The Lancet Commission on Investing in Health.

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Video message by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the First World Health Organisation Conference on Health and Climate Change (Geneva).

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The World Food Forum (WFF) is a youth-led movement and network to transform our food systems to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, in alignment with the United Nations Food Systems Summit. It features a range of activities and events including Youth Action Assembly, Innovation Labs, Educational Activities, Cooking, Film and Music. The first WFF flagship event launched in October 2021, showcasing the voices and ideas of youth through a range of Youth Action Assembly side events on 3-4 October.

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News & Features

Air pollution and health

30 Oct 2018

The first global Conference on Air Pollution and Health opened in Geneva to address how to better protect communities from the effects of air pollution. Nine persons in ten are affected by man-made pollution.

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