Last updated: 23.01.2014 //
The 134th World Health Organization Executive Board Meeting was hosted at the WHO headquarters in Geneva between the 19th and the 25th of January. Central items on the agenda included WHO reform, the financing dialogue, and improved decision-making by the governing bodies. Here we have published key statements by Norway, as well as some joint statements.
Last updated: 12.12.2013 //
WHO MiNDbank is an online platform bringing together country and international resources, covering mental health, substance abuse, disability, general health, human rights and development. It is part of WHO’s QualityRights campaign to end violations against people with mental disabilities. MiNDbank aims to facilitate dialogue, advocacy and research, to promote reform in these areas in line with...
Last updated: 15.10.2013 //
The GAVI Alliance (the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization) and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria will together receive an additional NOK 330 million in the national budget for 2014. The Government wishes to intensify its efforts to promote child and maternal health globally, to fight deadly diseases and to help to eradicate polio.
Last updated: 23.05.2013 //
Norwegian Minister of Health and Care Services, Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, attended the 66th World Health Assembly to lead a side-event on non-communicable diseases. The focus of the event was to share experiences on measures countries have introduced to drive national progress in this area.