World Malaria Day 2023

12. April 2023

Each year on 25th April. World Malaria Day, marked each year on 25 April, is an occasion to highlight the global efforts to end malaria and the need for sustained political commitment and continued investment for malaria control and elimination. Through its 2023 theme of “Time to deliver zero malaria: invest, innovate, […]

Health-care associated infection surveillance

1. März 2023

Self-paced, online. Hundreds of millions of patients around the world are affected by health care-associated infections (HAI). Every day HAI result in prolonged hospital stays, long-term disability, increased resistance of microorganisms to antimicrobials, massive additional costs for health systems, emotional and personal burden for patients and their family, and unnecessary […]

WHO launches new roadmap on breast cancer

14. Februar 2023
World Health Organization

The World Health Organization (WHO) released a new Global Breast Cancer Initiative Framework today providing a roadmap to attain the targets to save 2.5 million lives from breast cancer by 2040. The new Framework launched ahead of the World Cancer Day campaign marked tomorrow, recommends to countries to implement the three pillars […]

Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) in the context of COVID-19

22. September 2022

selfpaced, online. This course provides information on what facilities should be doing to be prepared to respond to a case of an emerging respiratory virus such as the novel coronavirus, how to identify a case once it occurs, and how to properly implement IPC measures to ensure there is no […]

World No Tobacco Day 2022: Tobacco’s threat to our environment

29. April 2022

31st May 2022, worldwide. WHO and public health champions around the world are marking World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) this year by focusing on the many ways in which tobacco threatens the environment we live in. The 2022 global campaign aims to raise public awareness about the environmental impact of […]

World TB Day 2022 – Online Talk Show

11. März 2022

24th March 2018, worldwide. Register Here The World Health Organization (WHO) is organizing a special virtual talk show to commemorate World TB Day on 24 March. This will put the spotlight on TB under the theme – ‘Invest to End TB. Save Lives’ to convey the urgent need to invest […]

Clinical Management of Patients With COVID-19: General Considerations

4. Februar 2022

anytime, online. This course of the Clinical Management of Patients with COVID-19 course series covers General Considerations. This gives background on the pandemic and discusses facility operations and preparation, referral systems and interfacility transfer, infection prevention and control, and the role for palliative care for patients. This course also includes discussion of […]

World Mental Health Day 2021

4. Oktober 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on people’s mental health. Some groups, including health and other frontline workers, students, people living alone, and those with pre-existing mental health conditions, have been particularly affected. And services for mental, neurological and substance use disorders have been significantly disrupted. Yet there […]

World Hepatitis Day 2021

6. Juli 2021

28th July 2021, worldwide. World Hepatitis Day (WHD) takes places every year on 28 July bringing the world together under a single theme to raise awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis and to influence real change. In 2021 the theme is ‘Hepatitis Can’t Wait’. On World Hepatitis Day, […]

Clinical Management of Patients with Covid-19: General Considerations

2. Februar 2021

anytime, online. The Clinical Management of Patients with COVID-19 course series is developed for healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The course provides crucial knowledge necessary to provide safe, effective quality patient care.  The course series consists of 6 courses, which include video lectures and downloadable presentations that have been […]