Tag: World Health Organization

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WHO Director, Dr. Tedros Adhanom from Ethiopia Begins Work

The new director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom, took over managing the UN health agency on Saturday (July 1, 2017), the

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Red Carpet Welcome for New Director -General of World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom

It has been a delightful moment for Dr. Tedros Adhanom, the first African to be a Director -General of the World Health Organization (WHO) in

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Dr. Tedros Adhanom Elected as the First African to Head the World Health Organization

Ethiopia’s former Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has been elected as the new head of the UN’s World Health Organization (WHO). // The seventieth session

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British Politician Backs Africa's Choice for World Health Post

The former British Secretary for International Development and Conservative member of Parliament is supporting Ethiopian Tedros Adhanom over the UK's David Nabarro in tomorrow's vote

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WHO Prepares to Elect Its Next Leader Behind Closed Doors

The World Health Organization’s member countries will make their choice from three candidates, a short list that was winnowed down from six people who originally

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Dr. Tedros Adhanom, Candidate for the World Health Organization doesn’t like Mentioning a Certain Disease

Despite warnings from its own experts, the World Health Organization took two months to declare the devastating Ebola outbreak in 2014 an emergency, during which

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Feud Erupts Over Ethiopian in Race for Top Post at World Health Body

Even though Dr. Tedros Adhanom has received the support from many African countries as well as from the African Union Commission’s Executive Council, critics of

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Ethiopia’s Project On Sexual Harassment Secures World Bank Funding

The World Bank Group and Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) awarded funding to the Addis Ababa University School of Public Health and Harvard T.H. Chan

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WEEMA International Awarded $100K for Ethiopia Program

Arlington-based WEEMA International announced that the IZUMI Foundation board of directors has approved a two-year $100,000 grant to support WEEMA’s program, “Empowering Health Extension Workers

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WHO: Four Million Ethiopians Living with Depression

Four million Ethiopians are living with depression that put the country second next to Nigeria, a data from World Health Organization (WHO) indicates. A data released

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Khalid Adem Deported to Ethiopia for Genital Cutting

The man, Khalid Adem, 41, used scissors to remove the clitoris of his 2-year-old daughter in his family’s Atlanta-area apartment in 2001 A man who in

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Tedros Adhanom Named Among the Final Three Nominees to Lead the Planet’s Specialized Public Health Agency

The Executive Board of the World Health Organization (WHO), the organization’s governing body composed of 34 technically qualified members, has today announced that former Ethiopian

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