The Global Shapers Community Kathmandu Hub hosted their second Shape Talk event today at DAV School. They screened 4 films – Rajowati, Nirlajj, 5 in 10080 and First Blood that were part of #NoMoreLimit, short videos competition organized by DCA Nepal.
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Seniority list of Employees (health services- Medical Officer & 8th Level) under Ministry of Health & Population (MoHP).
Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh has been appointed Regional Director for World Health Organization South-East Asia, for a second five-year term.
WHO lists top 10 threats to global health in 2019: According to World Health Organization following health problems/ issues are the top 10 major threats to global health in 2019;
A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers aged 9 months or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission and for travellers having transited for more than 12 hours through an airport of a country with risk of yellow fever transmission.
Kathmandu, Jan. 15: Several programmes are being held throughout the country to observe the Fourth National Yoga Day today.
Jan 13 2019, Today is the 8th anniversary of the last case of wild poliovirus in World Health Organization South-East Asia Region. The last case of wild polio was seen in a two-year-old girl in Howrah, West Bengal, India.
An intense response by Government of India, WHO and partners ensured it remained the last case of wild poliovirus in the country and the Region. This paved the way for polio-free certification of WHO South-East Asia Region on 27 March 2014.
Thailand bans industrially-produced trans fat🇹🇭: The ban on industrially-produced trans fat enforced on 9 January is an important initiative to beat Non-communicable diseases.
World Health Organization today commended stronger tobacco control measures being adopted by Thailand which has become the first in Asia and the first low and middle-income country to adopt plain packaging for tobacco products.