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Ensuring high quality of medicines remains a challenge for Papua New Guinea

Most antimalarial and antibiotic drugs available from public health facilities in Papua New Guinea are of good quality. However, there were a few More...

Environmental epidemiologist, Charlotte Braun-Fahrländer, retires

Off to new shores: Prof. Charlotte Braun-Fahrländer, a pioneer of environmental epidemiology, retires this year. In her honour, a farewell symposium More...

'One-stop-clinic' to be built in Tanzania to cut mother-to-child HIV transmission rates

Pregnant women infected with HIV and their families will get significantly better treatment when a 'one- stop clinic' opens in Ifakara, Tanzania. The More...

Improving Family Medicine in Tajikistan

A Memorandum of Understanding between the Tajik Ministry of Health and Social Protection and the Swiss Association for family medicine has been More...

Launch of the 2nd Global Malaria Action Plan Website

The participatory GMAP2 website has been launched for World Malaria Day. The Second Global Malaria Action Plan (GMAP2) will cover the timeframe More...