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UNHCR Press Conference
27 April 2015 10:00 - 10:45Update on the humanitarian situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) and the CAR refugees in the neighbouring countries. Ms. Claire Bourgeois, Senior Humanitarian Coordinator for the Central African Republic Ms. Liz Ahua, Regional Refugee Coordinator, Central African Republic situation
ILO Press Conference
27 April 2015 11:00 - 11:45More than half of the global rural population excluded from health care: launch of the report "Global evidence on inequities in rural health protection: New data on rural deficits in health coverage for 174 countries".
Xenia Scheil-Adlung, Health Policy Coordinator at the ILO
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WHO Press Conference
29 April 2015 10:30 - 11:15A new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) will be published on 29 April capturing countries’ own assessments of their response to the threat of antimicrobial resistance, including antibiotic resistance. Antimicrobial resistance has been detected in all parts of the world. It threatens the effective prevention and treatment of infections caused by bacteria (e.g. gonorrhoea), parasites (e.g. malaria), viruses (e.g. HIV), and fungi (e.g. Candida).
Dr Charles Penn, WHO Coordinator, Antimicrobial resistance
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