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Zimbabwe Piloting Non-Chemical Based Malaria Prevention Measures in Chiredzi

By Tatenda Chimbwanda Chiredzi, Zimbabwe - Malaria remains a public health threat in Zimbabwe, with more than half the population at risk of contracting malaria annually. Despite the progress made, malaria still accounts for about 40% of…

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News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
16 Aug 2022

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe reviews implementation of TB Preventive Therapy

By Vivian Mugarisi The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) supported an external review of programmatic management of TB Preventive Therapy (TPT) in Zimbabwe from 5-8 July 2022.…

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News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
19 Jul 2022

Zimbabwe

Over 1.8 million children receive treatment for bilharzia and intestinal worms

At least 1.8 million received free oral treatment for schistosomiasis (bilharzia) and soil transmitted helminthiases (intestinal worms) during a mass treatment exercise conducted from 3-9 April 2022. Bilharzia and intestinal worms are two of the…

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News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
28 Apr 2022

Zimbabwe

Beating the resistance: tuberculosis treatment switch in Zimbabwe

**Harare **– Nothando Moyo* contemplated giving up treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis “even if it meant I would die,” she admits. The months-long treatment for the drug-resistant strain—which does not respond to the two most effective drugs—entailed…

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News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
25 Mar 2022

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe revives sleeping sickness case detection and management

Kariba, Zimbabwe: Human African trypanosomiasis (HAT) also known as sleeping sickness, is a vector-borne disease transmitted to humans by tsetse fly bites, which have acquired their infection from human beings or animals. Over the years the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
04 Mar 2022

Zimbabwe

Strengthening management of childhood cancer in Zimbabwe

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe is making great strides in strengthening cancer management as part of the country’s efforts to make Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) services more accessible. With the growing number of NCDs and the impact COVID-19…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WHO
Posted:
01 Dec 2021

Zimbabwe + 6 more

Zimbabwe receives nearly one million COVID-19 vaccine doses from COVAX

Top seven countries that made donations to the COVAX Facility are: US, Germany, United Kingdom, European Union, Sweden, Canada, and Saudi Arabia 01 October 2021, Harare– Zimbabwe has received 943,200 COVID-19 vaccine doses from the global…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
WHO, UNICEF, UNCT Zimbabwe
Posted:
06 Oct 2021

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe multi-sectoral: Cholera elimination plan (2018 - 2028)

As the Government of Zimbabwe, we recognise that the health of a nation is critical to its development. In line with Sustainable Development Goal #3, we are committed to ‘Ensure healthy lives and promote wellbeing for all at…

Format:
Manual and Guideline
Source:
Govt. Zimbabwe, WHO
Posted:
02 Sep 2021
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