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@pahowho @WHOEMROA @WHOSEAROn @WHO_Europe @WHOWPROe @WHOAFROstimated 3 out of 5 pregnant women and children in sub-Saharan Africa slept under an insecticide-treated net in 2018 compared to over 1 out of 5 in 2010. #EndMalaria
@WHOSEARO @WHOWPROT @WHO_Europeh @WHOAFROe @WHOEMRO @pahowhoModel Disability Survey - developed by and @WHOthe - is @WorldBank a general population survey that assesses the needs, barriers & inequalities faced by people with disability across the whole population htt #ADay4Allps ://t.co/RNSD6OR98H
@pahowho @WHOAFROM @WHOSEAROe @WHOWPROe @WHOEMROt @WHO_Europei @DrTedrosn @antonioguterresg @UN @UNFCCCthe goals of the could sa #ParisAgreementve about 1 MILLION lives a year worldwide by 2050 through reductions in alone. #AirPollution Instead, air pollution kills 7 million people every year! https: #COP25 //t.co/BCKOBWPBXM
#Measles is preventable through vaccination. However, vaccination rates globally have stagnated for almost a decade
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It's #WorldAIDSDay . There were approximately 37.9 million people living with #HIV at the end of 2018. 🔹79% had been diagnosed 🔹62% were receiving treatment 🔹53% had achieved suppression of the HIV virus to the point at which they were at low risk of infecting others.
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