Latest News for: Mozambique health


LENIAS HWENDA: Can global leaders futureproof the global economy against health shocks?

Business Day 23 Jan 2023
In East, South and Central Africa flooding is the most prevalent disaster. Cyclone Idai, the worst natural disaster to hit Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe in two decades, caused unprecedented devastation to communities. Six weeks later Mozambique was pummelled by Cyclone Kenneth ... Climate-related health crises are a concern for the whole world.

Every home has one or more persons with cardiometabolic disease – KBTH family physician

Joy Online 18 Jan 2023
“To change the trends in Africa and Ghana, CREATE has brought together researchers and doctors from Ghana, Kenya and Mozambique, to determine what healthcare needs are most important to patients and health workers in these countries ... CREATE is funded by the National Institute for Health and Care (NIHR, UK).

Polio survivors in the US still struggle with the aftershocks of the disease decades later

Popular Science 08 Jan 2023
“I think if I was a typical person” — a person without a background in mental health — “I would have immediately gone into denial,” he said ... In 2022, for the first time in decades, poliovirus was also detected in Israel, Malawi, Mozambique, and the U.K., alarming public health officials and spurring calls for vaccination campaigns.

Climate change is making us sick

Taipei Times 17 Dec 2022
Messaging that connects climate and health might help revive the goals set in the Paris Agreement ... A day before the most recent UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) began, a group of global experts convened by The Lancet published a report about the adverse health effects of climate change ... Human health is at the mercy of fossil fuels.

Mozambique: Secretary Blinken and Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi Before Their Meeting

All Africa 15 Dec 2022
We are very much looking forward to our collaboration when Mozambique becomes a member of the United ...

African countries are tapping their fossil fuel wealth. Why aren’t they getting rich?

Grist 08 Dec 2022
Government officials celebrated Anadarko Petroleum’s discovery, declaring that revenues from the extracted fuel would help transform Mozambique, one of the world’s poorest countries, into a middle-income nation with robust health care and education ... The report also identified significant wind capacity in Mozambique, Nigeria, and other countries.

AstraZeneca’s  HHA Programme Expands to 10 More African Countries

This Day 01 Dec 2022
The planned expansion will be to Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, The Gambia, Madagascar, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Zambia, and Zimbabwe – in partnership with the Africa Christian Health Associations Platform (ACHAP) and PATH, who will implement and manage ...

AstraZeneca’s Healthy Heart Africa programme set to expand to 10 more countries

Joy Online 01 Dec 2022
The World Health Organization (WHO) indicates that the African region has the highest prevalence of hypertension at 27%,ii demonstrating the need for prevention and management interventions ... HHA contributes to strengthening health systems by working in partnership with local ...

Digital booster

China Daily 27 Nov 2022
Originated in Kenya, it has launched businesses in developing countries and regions such as Tanzania, Afghanistan, South Africa, India, Eastern Europe and Mozambique. Third, digital technologies can exert a far-reaching influence on health services.

An Open Letter to Bill Gates on Food, Farming, and Africa

GlobalResearch 16 Nov 2022
To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter and subscribe to our Telegram Channel. Feel free to repost and share widely Global Research articles ... Dear Bill Gates. ... From. ... Justiça Ambiental/ JA FoE Mozambique ... Health of Mother Health Foundation (HOMEF) ... BFA Food and Health Foundation ... * ... .

Red Cross warns of disastrous consequences of climate change ahead of COP27 04 Nov 2022
4 (Xinhua) -- Climate change is dramatically affecting vulnerable people across the globe, particularly those who live in conflict situations or do not have sufficient access to basic health care, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) warned on Friday ... The climate crisis is also worsening health and humanitarian crises, it added.

Mozambique: Mozambique / Attempted Suicides Worry Healthy Authorities

All Africa 03 Nov 2022
Maputo -- Maputo, 25 Out (AIM) - The Maputo Central Hospital (HCM), the largest health unit in Mozambique, is concerned with increasing number of suicides and attempted suicides across the country, particularly among children and adolescents ....

Overcoming Vaccine Hesitancy in Mozambique's Polio Fight

All Africa 02 Nov 2022
Lichinga, Mozambique -- It is the last day of polio vaccination campaign in Niassa, a province in northern Mozambique, and a mobile vaccination team headed by health worker Celina Miguel is going house-to-house in a small village ....

Methodist University sophomore from Mozambique writes book of poetry about social issues

Fayetteville Observer 28 Oct 2022
“One issue in my country is (that) health care is not the best,” he said ... In that capacity, Sibinde said, he wants to track and research malaria, an illness he once fell victim to and which the World Health Organization said accounts for 29% of all deaths in Mozambique and 42% of the deaths of children under the age of 5.

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