COP28 Health Pavilion: Harnessing the health co-benefits of climate action
Expo City Dubai, Al Wasl Avenue, United Arab Emirates
COP28 Resilience Hub: Birth in a Burning World: Action for Maternal and Newborn Health and Justice
Opportunity District, Thematic Arena 1, Pavilion TA1-125, Expo City, United Arab Emirates
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Convergence of critical threats to malaria control will be difficult to overcome within current funding constraints
This year’s WHO World Malaria Report makes sobering reading and highlights the persistent challenges hindering further progress towards reducing the malaria burden.
And so another COVID-19 booster campaign begins in the UK. As winter approaches, and an under-pressure health system prepares to weather the storm ahead, our friends, loved ones, colleagues, and carers who are most vulnerable to the SARS-CoV-2 virus are being offered an additional vaccine dose – fortifying their protection against this unpredictable foe.
In many parts of the world where people have consistent access to safe water and improved sanitation, typhoid fever is a thing of the past. However, Salmonella Typhi (S. Typhi) still poses a major public health problem in many lower- to middle- income countries, with over 9 million cases and 110,000 deaths estimated in 2019.
The pathogen Shigella is the most common cause of bacterial diarrhoeal deaths globally. It is estimated to have caused 148,000 deaths in 2019, with 63% of these deaths in children under five years old.