Release of information about Ebola in Portugal

The Portuguese national authority – Direcção Geral de Saúde – has released information about the Ebola. The Directorate-General of Health (DGS) is a public body of the Ministry of Health that positions itself as a reference for all those who think and operate in the healthcare field. The DGS website contains

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EC – Statement by Commissioner Borg on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

“Today we have learned that World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the worsening situation regarding the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. Over the last eight months this outbreak has claimed the lives of over 900 people in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone

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WHO – Ebola infographic: What you need to know

  In the WHO webpage  you can find updated information about Ebola virus desease. Ebola virus disease (EVD) is a severe, often fatal illness, with a case fatality rate of up to 90%. It is one of the world’s most virulent diseases.The infection is transmitted by direct contact with the blood, body

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Training course in Portugal

In Portugal the face to face session of the HEALTH C course was held at the Polytechnic Institute of Santarém, on the 27th of June, 2014. 21 participants attended the session and 25 started the on-line course.  The session was organised by INOVA+ in close cooperation with the Health School

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2nd project newsletter is ready!

The 2nd edition of the Health C project newsletter was released a few days ago. Check it out at the “Downloads” area of the website. You can now follow the latest developments of the project activities and achievements.

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Training course “Communication in health emergency: all you need to know”

The Health C Project is delivering its final results and very soon the training course and the training materials will be available for testing. Stay tuned if you are interested in participating free of charge in the piloting phase of the 1st edition of the training course, which will take

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ECDC/WHO report – pandemic and all-hazards preparedness

It was recently published by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and WHO a report on pandemic and all-hazards preparedness. This report presents the findings from meeting which focused on cross-cutting issues related to pandemic and all-hazards preparedness in light of the implementation of the IHR and

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1st project newsletter is ready!

The 1st edition of the Health C project newsletter was released a few days ago. Check it out at the “Downloads” area of the website. You can now follow the latest developments of the project activities and achievements.

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3rd consortium meeting held in Madrid, Spain

Hosted by Artica, the 3rd consortium meeting was held last October in Madrid, Spain. The main focus of the meeting was the analysis of the results of the survey implemented in the summer as well as the definition of the training course and toolkit structures. Partners’ team members also did a

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HEALTH C Meeting in Munich, Germany

The HEALTH C Partners have met on May, at Munich, for a working meeting of the project. The main focus of the meeting included the analysis of the desk research and focus groups implemented where a strong attention was devoted to the future activities related to the needs analysis.

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