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Global Health Security Discussed at High-Level Conference in Lyon

Entitled “Solutions for strengthening the States’ capacities under IHR (2005)”, the High-Level Conference on Global Health Security took place on 22nd and 23rd March in Lyon, France and brought together k...

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ProximAid Receives Recognition at International Conferences

ProximAid Receives Recognition at International Conferences

ProximAid, a mobile app developed by COncORDE project partners, enables peer-to-peer adhoc communications using Wi-Fi direct technology. The app has two modes – normal and emergency. The normal mode can be us...

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New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Guinea

The Government of Guinea has confirmed three new cases of Ebola in the country. The cases were reported in the region of Nzerekore, where the Ebola epidemic initially began in 2013. Prior to the new cases, the...

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ICRC Resolution 4 to Improve Health Care Protection

Ensuring the protection of health care workers and medical facilities is one of the key aspects of the work of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement (ICRC). A new commitment to ensuring safety o...

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GDPC Study on the Implementation of the First Aid App at National Level

The Global Disaster Preparedness Centre (GDPC) recently commissioned a study to analyse the uptake of the First Aid App at national level in nine Red Cross National Societies. The study was led by Trilateral Re...

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