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Eradicating Polio: What more Is Needed?

Eradicating Polio: What more Is Needed?

Eradicating Polio: What more Is Needed?Polio cases have fallen 99.9% since 1988. In 2020 Africa was certified polio free by the World Health Organization. However, polio will remain a key public health concern until such time as there are no wild polio cases. Last...

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In Solidarity with Afghanistan

In Solidarity with Afghanistan

In Solidarity with AfghanistanAfghanistan is suffering a double burden of disease because communicable diseases are widely prevalent throughout the country and non-communicable diseases are also on the rise. Considering the recent changes in Afghanistan and the...

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Statement about the Current Situation in Tigray, Ethiopia

Statement about the Current Situation in Tigray, Ethiopia

Statement about the Current Situation in Tigray, EthiopiaThe World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) notes with concern the reports that around 5 million people need humanitarian assistance, and more than two million people were forced to flee their...

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Ensuring a Trained Public Health Workforce

Ensuring a Trained Public Health Workforce

Ensuring a Trained Public Health WorkforceGlobally, public health training mainly occurs through Master of Public Health (MPH) programmes, although undergraduate and doctoral programmes exist. Although difficult to measure, globally public health teaching programmes...

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New Call for Internship!

New Call for Internship!

New Call for Internship!The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) is currently looking for 1 intern. WFPHA offers a unique environment for an internship for students in international health and development. Interns are given substantial responsibility...

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Co-building a New Eco-Social World: Leaving No One Behind

Co-building a New Eco-Social World: Leaving No One Behind

Co-building a New Eco-Social World: Leaving No One Behind"Our vision is that when we emerge from this pandemic, we co-build a world based on values that ensure our planet will be sustainable, and together we can provide good quality life-cycles, not only for each...

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