Angola: Angola to Launch Measles Vaccination Campaign Soon
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola's minister of Health Silvia Lutucuta Tuesday in Luanda announced the start soon of a vaccination campaign countrywide aimed to curb the spread of measles outbreak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 21, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola's ruling party extends 47-year streak with election win
Angolan President João Lourenço has secured another five year term in the country's most competitive election in its democratic history, according to results issued by the country's electoral... #joãolourenço (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angola election: The MPLA defeats Unita in closest-ever election
The MPLA, in power for nearly 50 years, faced a strong challenge from civil war rivals Unita. #civilwarrivals #unita #mpla (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angola election: Ruling MPLA party looks set to hold off Unita challenge
Nearly complete results show the MPLA has won elections but Unita is likely to contest the results. #mpla #unita (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angola: How Angola is Training Nurses to Support Safe Birth During Emergencies
[UNFPA] Namibe -- "Working with women, my biggest challenge is to bring knowledge, because those who do not have knowledge will not be able to do anything. Those with knowledge already know what to do during pregnancy," said Carolina Manuel Sousa, 42, a third-class midwifery nursing technician in Namibe province, Angola. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 13, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

To End AIDS, We Need to End Punitive Laws Perpetuating the Pandemic
A man is tested for HIV at a health centre in Odienné, Côte d’Ivoire. Credit: UNICEF/Frank DejonghBy Suki BeaversMONTREAL, Aug 2 2022 (IPS) This week, the global HIV response community is gathering in Montreal to address the crisis of stalling progress that is putting millions of people in danger. Delegates here are clear on two things: first, the world is not on track to end AIDS, second, the world can still get on track and end AIDS as a public health crisis by 2030, but only if leaders are bold. This includes removing laws which are perpetuating the pandemic. Punitive and criminalizing approaches to law have been c...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Suki Beavers Tags: Aid COVID-19 Development & Aid Featured Gender Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Women's Health IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

At 170 carats, this may be the largest pink diamond found in 300 years
A 170-carat pink diamond discovered in Angola may be the largest such gemstone found in 300 years, according to Australian miner Lucapa Diamond Company. #pinkdiamond #miner #lucapadiamondcompany (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Big pink diamond discovered in Angola, largest in 300 years
A big pink diamond of 170 carats has been discovered in Angola and is claimed to be the largest such gemstone found in 300 years #pinkdiamond (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Materiality, morality, and masculinities in the social transformations of war in Angola - Spall J, Abranches M.
In this article we use men's changing investments in desired material objects as a window into the changing moralities underpinning masculinities in the wake of Angola's civil war. Drawing on participant observation and life history interviews with middle-... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Angola Vaccinates Over 5,000 People
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Angola has vaccinated, in the last 24 hours, 5,438 people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 11, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola's Jos é Eduardo dos Santos dies after a long illness
#joséeduardodossantos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jos é Eduardo dos Santos of Angola dies at 79
#joséeduardodossantos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Global Community Urged Not to Relent in Final Push to Eliminate Leprosy
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization, standing with Yohei Sasakawa, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination, at the 75th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland in May 2022. Sasakawa was honored at the Global Health Leaders Awards.By Joyce ChimbiNairobi, Jun 7 2022 (IPS) When Yohei Sasakawa visited a remote village in South America, he found 23 people living there. It was no ordinary village because all the residents had been stigmatized and shunned by society because they were affected by leprosy. Yet this is not a unique story, says Sasakawa, the WHO Goodwill Ambassa...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Chimbi Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report leprosy Sasakawa Health Foundation Yohei Sasakawa Source Type: news

Angola: Covid-19 - Over 11,000 People Vaccinated in 24 Hours
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan Health Authorities announced, this Tuesday, the vaccination of 11.846 citizens in the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 5, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Angola: Health Professionals Stresses Progress in Sector
[ANGOP] Luanda -- Health professionals have praised the increase in human resources and infrastructure over the past five years, which has contributed to improving conditions in hospitals and humanizing the services provided to the population. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 3, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news