PAHO

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is the specialized international health agency for the Americas. Under the leadership of its 52 member countries and territories, PAHO sets regional health priorities, mobilizes action to address health problems and published reports and health guidelines to further those aims. Wearing two institutional hats, PAHO is the specialized health agency of the Inter-American System and also serves as Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (WHO).

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PAHO urges improved access to diagnosis and treatment for children and adolescents with cancer in Latin America and the Caribbean

PAHO urges improved access to diagnosis and treatment for children and adolescents with cancer in Latin America and the Caribbean Cristina Mitchell 16 Sep 2021

Children and adolescents deeply impacted by COVID-19 pandemic, PAHO Director asserts

Children and adolescents deeply impacted by COVID-19 pandemic, PAHO Director asserts Cristina Mitchell 15 Sep 2021

PAHO calls for strengthened government action to protect populations from the COVID-19 pandemic's health and social impacts 

PAHO calls for strengthened government action to protect populations from the COVID-19 pandemic's health and social impacts  Oscar Reyes 10 Sep 2021

Suicide prevention must be prioritized after 18 months of COVID-19 pandemic, says PAHO

Suicide prevention must be prioritized after 18 months of COVID-19 pandemic, says PAHO Oscar Reyes 9 Sep 2021

PAHO Director urges countries to prioritize pregnant and lactating women for COVID-19 vaccinations

PAHO Director urges countries to prioritize pregnant and lactating women for COVID-19 vaccinations Oscar Reyes 8 Sep 2021

First COVAX shipment of COVID-19 vaccines arrives in Venezuela

First COVAX shipment of COVID-19 vaccines arrives in Venezuela Cristina Mitchell 7 Sep 2021

World failing to address dementia challenge

World failing to address dementia challenge Cristina Mitchell 2 Sep 2021

PAHO warns that only one in four people in Latin America and the Caribbean has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19

PAHO warns that only one in four people in Latin America and the Caribbean has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 Cristina Mitchell 1 Sep 2021

PAHO launches new collaborative platform to produce COVID-19 vaccines in Latin America and the Caribbean

PAHO launches new collaborative platform to produce COVID-19 vaccines in Latin America and the Caribbean Cristina Mitchell 1 Sep 2021

Chile: where action on hypertension is saving lives

Chile: where action on hypertension is saving lives Cristina Mitchell 25 Aug 2021