Frequently Asked Questions on Rabies Rabies is one of the oldest diseases known to mankind. These FAQs are an attempt to provide accepted and evidence-based answers to common questions about the disease.
Antimicrobial resistance: global report on surveillance 2014 Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an ever-increasing range of infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi. An increasing number of governments around the world are devoting efforts to a problem so serious that it threatens the achievements of modern medicine. A post-antibiotic era – in which common infections and minor injuries can kill – far from being an apocalyptic fantasy, is instead a very real possibility for the 21st Century.
Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Response: An Investment in Public Health Preparedness 2013 This publication tells the story of how the global community worked together to fight the shared risk. The information in this publication comes from the people who worked directly to control the threat of avian influenza A(H7N9) at all three levels of WHO: the WHO China Office, the Regional Office for the Western Pacific in Manila and WHO headquarters. This also highlights the joint China–WHO mission that epitomized collaboration in action.