WHO marks World Hepatitis Day by urging public to ‘Think Again’ about hepatitis

BEIJING, 28 July 2014 – On World Hepatitis Day, the World Health Organization (WHO) in China is urging people to ‘Think Again’ about the risks of viral hepatitis, and how to protect themselves and their families.

Far from over: Despite great progress, China must do more to fight HIV/AIDS


BEIJING, 24 July 2014 - As the 2014 International AIDS Conference is underway in Melbourne this week, now is a good time to take stock of the state of HIV/AIDS in China. Two things can be said about China’s fight against HIV/AIDS. First, progress has been impressive by anyone’s standards. Second, there is much more work to be done.

WHO Director-General urges China to continue health reform process to address future health challenges

WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan addresses media at WHO China Office, Beijing, 9 July 2014

BEIJING, 9 July 2014 – “It is critical that the Government of China continue with, and accelerate, it’s current health care reforms – to build a health system to address major current and future health challenges,” World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General, Dr Margaret Chan, said at the conclusion of an official visit to China.

China National Regulatory Authority (NRA) for vaccines receives WHO endorsement

WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan announces China’s successful National Regulatory Authority reassessment, Beijing, 4 July 2014

BEIJING, 4 July 2014 – China’s National Regulatory Authority (NRA) for vaccines, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA), has been evaluated by WHO experts, and assessed as meeting or exceeding all World Health Organization (WHO) standards, WHO Director-General Margaret Chan announced today.

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