A programme on developing human resources serving the health sector in 2011-2016 proved effective, helping the Ministry of Health establish and fortify key foundations of the medical workforce system, heard a review conference in Hanoi on March 22.
2016 is the first year of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) as well as the beginning of "Global technical strategy for malaria from 2016 to 2030" of the World Health Assembly (WHA) which provides a technical framework for all malaria-endemic nations towards reaching the goal of eliminating malaria. Despite lots of difficulties and challenges, the period 2016-2030 is long enough for Vietnam as well as the whole world to be able to "End Malaria For Good".
Launching the National Framework for Malaria Elimination in India 2016-2030 today, Mr J. P. Nadda, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India said, “India stands committed to eliminating Malaria and is committed to allocating infrastructure and financial resources to this task.”
Manila- The number of malaria cases occurring in Asia Pacific countries has dropped by over 45% since 2000, according to new estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO). New data published this week by the Geneva‐based UN health agency reveal impressive regional progress as countries move towards malaria elimination, with prevention efforts saving millions of dollars in health care costs.
This 10 day residential course is organized by the Institut Pasteur of Cambodia with the support of the Institut Pasteur in Paris, the Biochemistry department of University of Lausanne, The Health Sciences eTraining Foundation (HSeT), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the PREDEMICS consortium (a FP7 funded program).