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Finally, WHO recognises traditional medicine

Finally, WHO recognises traditional medicine

By Elohor Igbru, Abuja The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Government of India today signed an agreement to establish the WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine. This global knowledge centre for traditional medicine, supported by an investment of USD 250 million from the Government of India, aims to harness ...

208m people still openly defecate in Africa, say UNICEF, WHO

208m people still openly defecate in Africa, say UNICEF, WHO

By InfactNG Two hundred and eight (208) million people still openly defecate in Africa, according to United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)/World Health Organisation (WHO) special report focused on Africa. Besides, 839 million are said to be deprived of basic hygiene services. The report also revealed that 418 million people still ...