Application of the hybrid forecasting models to road traffic accidents in Algeria - Chellai F.
In this study, we focused on analyzing and forecasting the monthly number of accidents, number of injuries, and number of deaths in Algeria over the period (2015-2020). For this purpose, hybrid fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Africa: Making Covid Vaccines on the Continent - Advances and Sustainability Issues
[The Conversation Africa] The history of vaccine manufacturing capacity in Africa dates back to 1881, when Egypt's Vacsera company was established. Before the COVID pandemic was declared, there were eight African countries that, to our knowledge, had a record of vaccine manufacturing facilities. They were: Algeria, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia (North Africa); Nigeria and Senegal (West Africa); Ethiopia (East Africa); and South Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 11, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Commitment to African Medicines Agency Needs More Than Words
To date, 19 countries have already ratified the treaty. However, this number remains far short of the 55 AU member states and excludes some of the region’s power houses such as South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia, and Senegal. Credit: Charles Mpaka/IPSBy Johnpaul Omollo and Taonga ChilalikaNAIROBI/JOHANNESBURG, Apr 29 2022 (IPS) Across Africa, local manufacturing and pharmaceutical companies are responding to the urgent need for locally produced medical products and technologies despite the existing regulatory challenges. We can support manufacturing capacity by expediting the establishment and operationalisation of t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 29, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Johnpaul Omollo and Taonga Chilalika Tags: Africa Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs Source Type: news

Guantanamo Bay detainee repatriated to native country of Algeria
The Department of Defense announced Saturday the repatriation of Sufiyan Barhoumi from the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba to his native county of Algeria. #sufiyanbarhoumi #detainee #guantanamobay #detentionfacility (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Sends Algerian Man Home From Guant ánamo Bay After 5-Year Delay
The transfer had been arranged during the Obama administration but was put on pause under President Donald J. Trump. #obama #donaldjtrump (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anne Beaumanoir, Activist and Clinical Neurologist, Dies at 98
Beaumanoir helped Jews evade Nazis during World War II and aided resistance fighters during the Algerian War of Independence. She also contributed to the field of epileptology. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - March 29, 2022 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Liberia: City Cancer Challenge Announces Scientific Visits Between African Diagnostic Experts to Strengthen City-Level Cancer Services
[New Dawn] Today, City Cancer Challenge (C/Can) announced a scientific visit series for diagnostic experts from Kumasi, Ghana to visit leading institutions, hospitals and labs in Algeria, Kenya and South Africa. These visits are designed to support the strengthening of services by laboratories and medical imaging centres in Kumasi through an immersive, peer-to-peer experience with colleagues across Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 24, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Egypt: The 56th Ordinary Session of the Arab Health Ministers Council
[Egypt Online] The League of Arab States represented by the Department of Health and Humanitarian Aid - the Technical Secretariat of the Arab Health Ministers Council will hold, on March 23-24, 2022, the proceedings of the 56th Ordinary Session of the Arab Health Ministers Council and its Executive Office at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Arab League in Cairo, under the chairmanship of Algeria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 23, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Algeria recalls ambassador to Spain for consultations
Algeria has summoned its ambassador to Spain back for consultations over Madrid's recent comments on Western Sahara, the foreign affairs ministry said on Saturday. #westernsahara #foreignaffairsministry #consultations (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Algeria: Covid-19 - Measures for Travellers' Entry Lifted
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -- The measures relating to the health conditions of travellers at the points of entry into the country will be lifted from next Sunday, the Prime minister's office said Thursday in a statement. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 18, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

BDR looking to buy majority stake in drug plant in Belarus
BDR will be investing $13 million in the Belarus facility. In addition, it is also investing in setting up a formulation manufacturing unit in Algeria to make anti-cancer medication at an investment of $12 million. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - March 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Algeria: Towards Creation of Emergency Centers in Country's Different Regions
[Algerie Presse Service] Oran -- Minister of Health Abderrahmane Benbouzid underlined Tuesday, in Oran, that the public authorities seek to create emergency centers in the country's different regions. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 2, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Analysis and assessment of slope instability along international mountainous road in North Africa - Ogila WAM.
The sliding incidences along the mountainous roads in the northern part of Algeria are considered a major hazard, often with huge impacts on infrastructures, causing terrible damages and significant economic losses. The present study reveals that the slidi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Hashish seizures in Algeria over the 2019-2020 period: the rise of potent hashish hybrids - Boumrah Y, Kermouche W, Zarita B, Drardja ED, Bouanani S.
This study explores Algerian hashish over a two-year period (2019-2020). A total of 2583 hashish samples from 1707 seizures for a total quantity of 108 tons were analyzed using a validated high-pe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 4, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Algeria shuts schools for 10 days as COVID infections surge
Algeria's president has ordered all schools closed for 10 days because of a surge of COVID-19 infections in the North African country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news