World Health Organiz

World Health Organiz


We are the #UnitedNations’ health agency - #HealthForAll. ▶️ Always check our latest tweets on #COVID19 for updated advice/information.

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2⃣ doses of the #measles  vaccine are needed to prevent measles infections and outbreaks. To protect communities from measles, the two-dose dose coverage of vaccines must be at least 95%. Global vaccination rates are well below these levels 📉. 👉

In 2021, 2️⃣2️⃣ countries around the globe experienced large and disruptive outbreaks. This led to over 9 million estimated #measles  cases, and 128 000 deaths. 👉

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#AskWHO Live Q&A with @doctorsoumya : 🕔 Today at 4PM CET 📺 WHO Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn & YouTubeTune in & ask your questions about #COVID19  boosters and latest science developments!

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#Measles  is highly contagious and can infect 9 out of 10 unprotected contacts of each case. A single case can lead to 12 to 18 infections. The global decrease in vaccination rates led to large-scale outbreaks, risking millions of lives. 👉

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#Ecuador EC 👉 if you are again on target 🎯 in your second @FIFAWorldCup  game in Qatar, don't forget to #BringTheMoves  @EnnerValencia14  & @LaTri  ⬇️

LIVE: Q&A on #COVID19  boosters and latest science developments with @doctorsoumya . #AskWHO  your questions!

It’s not all bad: last year the #measles  vaccines saved the lives of over 2⃣ million children 🧒🏻👧🏾 Measles elimination remains feasible if we focus on: 🔎 Strengthening surveillance 💉 High vaccination coverage 🚨 Timely outbreak response 👉

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Hey @Socceroos  and @jacksonirvine_ , when you score today at the @FIFAWorldCup  can you #BringTheMoves ? Let's #BeActive  #Australia  AU ⬇️

Violence negatively affects women’s physical, mental, sexual, and reproductive health. It can lead to 🔸Injuries 🔸Depression and other mental health disorders 🔸Sexually transmitted infections 🔸Self harm or suicide 🔸Unintended pregnancies 👉 #16Days 

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? BREAKING ? "We have therefore made the assessment that #COVID19  can be characterized as a pandemic " @DrTedros-  #coronavirus 

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FACT: #COVID19  is NOT airborne. The #coronavirus  is mainly transmitted through droplets generated when an infected person coughs, sneezes or speaks. To protect yourself: -keep 1m distance from others -disinfect surfaces frequently -wash/rub your 👐 -avoid touching your 👀👃👄

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We are thrilled to have @superm  joining our Big Event for Mental Health on #WorldMentalHealthDay ! Stay tuned for #SuperMxWHO ! ?️This Saturday 10.10.2020 ?10h00 EST ?16h00 CEST ?23h00 KST More information: ▶️ #SuperM 

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These are 7 simple steps to protect yourself and others from #COVID19 . ? #coronavirus 

Preliminary investigations conducted by the Chinese authorities have found no clear evidence of human-to-human transmission of the novel #coronavirus  (2019-nCoV) identified in #Wuhan , #China  CN .

🚨 BREAKING: "For all of these reasons, I have decided that the global #monkeypox  outbreak represents a public health emergency of international concern. " @DrTedros- 

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Safe abortion care is essential to protect the health of women & girls everywhere. Removing access to #abortion  care will put more women & girls at risk of illegal abortions and the consequent safety issues that would bring

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Protect yourself & others from getting sick: 1⃣ Wash your hands ? after coughing or sneezing ? when caring for the sick ? before, during & after you prepare food ? before eating ? after toilet use ? when hands are visibly dirty ? after handling animals or animal waste

There is gonna be BETTER DAYS for you. For you and me. For all of us. BETTER DAYS. 🌎🌍🌏 What a healing performance, @superm  ! Like if you agree with us! 🙋🏻‍♀️🙋🏽🙋🏼‍♂️ #SuperMxWHO  #SuperM  #WorldMentalHealthDay  #MoveForMentalHealth 

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