Live from WHO Headquarters – COVID-19 daily press briefing 25 MAY 2020

Originally broadcast live on 25 May 2020, the daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland with Dr Tedros WHO Director-General, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, and Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead COVID-19, WHO Health Emergencies Programme along with special guests for Africa Day.

Antibiotic resistance, STUDENT PRIZE of the Health for All Film Festival

This movie tries to remediate the common misconceptions by explaining the scientific theory behind antibiotic resistance: “Antibiotic resistance” produced by Nitai Steinberg, a Biologist from Israel, who was a student when he made the film and is now a graduate of Biomedical Communications at University of Toronto, Canada; won the STUDENT PRIZE out of the … Read more Antibiotic resistance, STUDENT PRIZE of the Health for All Film Festival

The secret is out: The tobacco industry targets the vulnerable

For decades, the tobacco industry has deliberately employed strategic, aggressive and well-resourced tactics to attract youth to tobacco and nicotine products. Internal industry documents reveal in-depth research and calculated approaches designed to attract a new generation of tobacco users, from product design to marketing campaigns aimed at replacing the millions of people who die each … Read more The secret is out: The tobacco industry targets the vulnerable

烟草行业正在攻击下一代。

几十年来,烟草业苦心积虑,利用其雄厚资源,采用各种咄咄逼人的伎俩,吸引年轻人购买烟草和尼古丁产品。烟草业内部文件显示,烟草业深入研究,从产品设计到营销活动,想尽办法吸引新一代烟民,妄图使年轻人成为新消费者,以取代每年死于烟草相关疾病的数以百万计的人。

Табачные кампании пытаются привлечь новое поколение.

Уже много десятилетий табачные компании применяют изощренные и циничные методы вовлечения молодежи в употребление табачной и никотиновой продукции и тратят на это значительные ресурсы. Из внутренней документации таких компаний можно узнать о том, что они вербуют новое поколение любителей табака при помощи целого ряда всестороннее изученных и тщательно выверенных приемов, от дизайна продукции до маркетинговых … Read more Табачные кампании пытаются привлечь новое поколение.