Global World Hepatitis Day 2016 commemorated in Mumbai

Commemorating the World Hepatitis Day 2016, the World Health Organization in collaboration with the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India organized a global event at Mumbai on 28 July 2016 to raise awareness about hepatitis among general public as well as health care providers and policy makers at the highest level.

India celebrates Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus Elimination and Yaws-Free India

Recognizing India’s remarkable public health successes in achieving Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus Elimination (MNTE) and YAWS-free status, WHO and UNICEF today felicitated the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India at a special celebratory event in New Delhi.

India calls for multi-sectoral actions to combat noncommunicable diseases

To accelerate the response to the growing burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in India through multisectoral actions, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) in collaboration with the WHO Country Office for India, today organized a National Conference on Prevention and Control of Major Noncommunicable Diseases in India.

WHO-CDSCO International Workshops on Good Regulatory Practices in Delhi

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India along with the World Health Organization (WHO) organized two international workshops: International Workshop on Good Regulatory Practices for National Regulatory Authorities (20-21 July 2016) and WHO-CDSCO International Dissemination and Training Workshop on Drug Safety (22 July 2016) at New Delhi for strengthening of regulatory systems in India.


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