Monthly Archives: June 2012

US$ 11.1-million health and nutrition response launched for Libya

7 March 2011 | GENEVA — During the next three months WHO and its partners urgently need US$ 11.1 million to provide health care and to meet the nutritional needs of persons affected by civil …

Vaccination begins at Tunisia-Libya border camp

15 March 2011 Shousha transit camp, Tunisia–Tunisian Ministry of Public Health, supported by WHO, UNICEF and other health partners, started a vaccination campaign for an estimated 100 children under 5 years currently residing in camps. …

WHO assesses the situation in Misratah, Libya

26 May 2011 | Geneva — Despite the decrease in fighting over the last week, the health situation in Misratah remains critical, says the World Health Organization (WHO) following a two-day interagency assessment in the …

Mass. Passes Landmark Prenatal Testing Bill

Expectant parents to get latest, culturally-appropriate information on Down syndrome

BOSTON, June 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Friday was a historic day for people with Down syndrome, their families and those who love them. Just after …

First Images Of WWII German Submarine Sunk 68 Years Ago In Brazil

Brazil, March 20, 2012, 10:50 AM — /EPR NETWORK/ — The U-Boat was located by the Schurmann Family in July 2011. Almost one year after locating the submarine, the Schurmanns joined efforts with

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