Committed to UNITE TO END TB: Leave no one behind

To intensify action to End TB and commemorate the World TB Day 2017, WHO Country Office for India in collaboration with the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India organized a consultation with the underlying theme of UNITE TO END TB: Leave no one behind.

National Regulatory Authority of India meets WHO international standards for vaccine regulations

A World Health Organization (WHO) led team of international experts from several countries has affirmed that the National Regulatory Authority of India (NRA) and affiliated institutions meet the WHO published indicators for a functional vaccine regulatory system.

India launches one of the world’s largest vaccination campaigns against Measles and Rubella syndrome with WHO support

India launched one of the world’s largest vaccination campaigns against measles and rubella on 5 February 2017. Measles is a major childhood killer disease and rubella causes congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) that is responsible for irreversible birth defects.

WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination visits Chhattisgarh

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Mr Yohei Sasakawa, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination and Chairman of The Nippon Foundation visited Chhattisgarh from 1-3 February 2017 to discuss ongoing efforts toward disease control and welfare program for people affected by leprosy and their family members.


WHO Representative to India

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World Health Day 2017

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