Monthly Archive: May 2015

Ethiopian public health Institute held a dissemination workshop

Ethiopian public health Institute held a dissemination workshop

Ethiopian public health Institute in collaboration with Stakeholders and partners has conducted a consultative and dissemination workshop on HIV and TB research, agenda and research findings to all partners who are involved in HIV and TB control programs and academic research institutes from April 22 to 24, 2015 in Tigray National Regional State at Axum Hotel, Mekelle.

Top 10 Global Health Issues to Watch in 2015

Top 10 Global Health Issues to Watch in 2015

No one could have predicted that Ebola would dominate global health headlines in 2014. We sure didn’t. The virus was nowhere to be found on IntraHealth’s Top 10 Global Health Issues to Watch in 2014 published last January.

New ILO Report: The World Needs More Rural Health Workers, a Lot More

New ILO Report: The World Needs More Rural Health Workers, a Lot More

On April 27, a new report released by the United Nations International Labor Organization (ILO) made a distressing finding: without adequate numbers of health workers, especially in rural areas, more than half of the world’s rural population—and more than three-quarters of the rural population in Africa—will go without access to effective health care in 2015.

HIV Prevalence level shows a drastic Fall in Ethiopia

HIV Prevalence level shows a drastic Fall in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa-The HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (FHAPCO) said that adult HIV prevalence level has fallen from 2.1% in 2011 to 1.3% in 2013 owing to the sound strategic plans designed and implemented over the years, strong leadership commitment and program ownership.