In late December 2019, a new coronavirus was discovered in the Chinese city of Wuhan. As the disease eventually dubbed COVID-19 spread from that region to the rest of the world, something else came with it — an “infodemic” of rumors and misinformation.
This page includes all the current technical guidance issued by the World Health Organization such as country-level coordination, clinical care, and risk communication. The site also includes scientific briefs.
MEDBOX has included new chapters on its Rapid Response website for the coronavirus COVID 19 with the latest situation updates; clinical guidelines; infection and prevention control measures; Infographics for the public. The site offers resources in multiple languages.
On this page the World Health Organizations provides basic protective measures against COVID-19. This includes frequent handwashing, respiratory hygiene, social distancing, and other measures.
WHO's web page on coronavirus offers links for both professionals and the general public. The site includes documentation, statistics, updates, information for travelers, guidelines for health professionals, and more.
Transform/PHARE is a USAID funded five-year project that introduces innovative practices from marketing, advertising, human-centered design and behavioral economics to strengthen health-related behavior change programming.
Adavancing Nutrition is USAID's flagship multi-sectoral nutrition project.
It has three primary goals:
- Scale up high-impact nutrition interventions and services
- Strengthen country commitment and capacity for multi-sectoral nutrition programming
- Generate evidence and facilitate learning and innovation for improved nutrition
BRIDGE is a five-year project (2015-2020) managed by USAID’s E3 Forestry and Biodiversity Office. The project advances the second goal of USAID’s Biodiversity Policy, to “integrate biodiversity as an essential component of human development.”
This page is dedicated to showing how private sector involvement improves contraceptive access and use.