Dr Vittorio Msolwa
For the past three decades, the HIV/AIDS pandemic has remained one among the leading causes of morbidity (illness) and mortality (death) in Tanzania, with far reaching social and economic consequences.
Today, amid a swirl of competing and complex global concerns, we confront a serious new obstacle, theoppressive weight...
By Dr Margaret Chan,
Director-General of WHO
On 1 February 2016, I declared that the Zika outbreak sweeping through the Americas was a public health emergency of international concern. That was not an easy call. But looking back, it was the right one.
At that time, the disease itself, long dismissed as...