Dr Akjemal Magtymova meets with Vice President H.E. Dr Mohamed Jameel Ahmed

WHO Representative and acting UN Resident Coordinator Dr Akjemal Magtymova made a courtesy call on Vice President H.E. Dr Mohamed Jameel Ahmed on Monday, 14 July 2014 at the President's Office.

WHO urges safe blood transfusions to save mothers

Globally, 800 mothers die every day during pregnancy, childbirth or in the postpartum period – 99% of them in the developing world. Severe bleeding during delivery or after childbirth is the commonest cause of maternal mortality and contributes to around 31% of maternal deaths in Asia. World Blood Donor Day will focus on providing safe blood for saving mothers with Sri Lanka as the host for the global event on 14 June 2014.

Maldives in the Global Health Forum: the Sixty-seventh World Health Assembly

19 May 2014 - GENEVA - The World Health Organization’s annual assembly opened in Geneva. More than 3,000 delegates are expected to attend the 67th World Health Assembly over the next six days, high-level representatives from WHO’s 194 Member States will discuss and make decisions on risks and pertinent health issues the global community is facing today, including:
• international health security, climate change and environment

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