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WHO: Noncommunicable diseases - Opening Video - Global Conference in October 2017
Description: Beat the drum to beat NCDs! On 18-20 October, 2017, WHO and the Presidency of Uruguay are staging the Global Conference on NCDs in Montevideo. The focus of the conference is accelerating all-of-government action to help achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, promote health and achieve Sustainable Development Goal target 3.4, which is to achieve a one-third reduction by 2030 in premature death from NCDs, primarily cardiovascular diseases, cancers, lung diseases and diabetes. More information: www.who.int/montevideo/2017
  18 Oct 2017   3m1s 11 223 0
OMS : Enfermedades No Transmisibles (ENT) - Video de la ceremonia de apertura -  Conferencia Mundial
Description: Del 18 al 20 de octubre de 2017, la OMS y la Presidencia del Uruguay organizan la Conferencia Mundial sobre ENT en Montevideo. El objetivo de la conferencia es acelerar la acción de todo el gobierno para ayudar a alcanzar la Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible, promover la salud y alcanzar la meta 3.4 de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible, consistente en reducir en un tercio la mortalidad prematura por enfermedades no transmisibles para 2030, principalmente enfermedades cardiovasculares, cánceres, enfermedades pulmonares y diabetes.
  18 Oct 2017   3m1s 1 46 0
WHO: Call to Action on AMR -  Video message from WHO Director-General Dr Tedros
Description: Dr Tedros, Director-General of the World Health Organization, gives the opening address at the Call to Action on AMR conference in Berlin, 12 October 2017. For more information on antimicrobial resistance (AMR): http://www.who.int/antimicrobial-resistance/en/
  12 Oct 2017   2m14s 16 387 0
WHO: International Day of the Girl Child 2017 - Statement by WHO Director-General
Description: On 11 October 2017 – the International Day of the Girl Child -- WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says today, and every day, let us do everything we can to listen to girls and empower girls with the individual abilities, social support and the resources they need to survive, thrive and transform their communities, even in the most difficult of circumstances.
  11 Oct 2017   2m12s 10 482 0
WHO: Mental health in the workplace – Q & A (Questions and Answers)
Description: Managers who take action to promote mental health in the workplace and to support employees who have mental disorders see gains not only in the health of their employees but also in their productivity at work and the financial health of their organizations. A negative working environment, on the other hand, may lead to physical and mental health problems among employees, harmful use of substances or alcohol, absenteeism and lower productivity. In this Q & A, WHO gives some examaples of what managers and employees can do for better mental heath at work. Mental health in the workplace is the topic of World Mental Health Day 2017. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues and mobilizing efforts in support of better mental health. For more information: www.who.int/mental_health/in_the_workplace/en/
  09 Oct 2017   1m50s 33 1536 0
WHO: Medication Without Harm
Description: Everyone, including patients and health care professionals, has a role to play in ensuring medication safety. This video is part of WHO’s campaign to reduce medication-related harm by improving practices and reducing medication errors. For more information, please see http://www.who.int/patientsafety/medication-safety/en/
  06 Oct 2017   51s 31 1532 0
WHO: Universal health coverage -  the best investment for a safer, fairer and healthier world
Description: Universal health coverage doesn’t only improve health. It reduces poverty, creates jobs, drives inclusive economic growth, promotes gender equality, and protects populations from epidemics. More information: http://www.who.int/universal_health_coverage/en/
  18 Sep 2017   2m20s 28 3375 0
Conferencia Mundial de la OMS sobre las ENT: declaración del Dr. Tedros, Director General de la OMS
Description: El Director General de la OMS, el Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, indica que es necesario intensificar las medidas para responder a la epidemia mundial de las enfermedades no transmisibles (ENT), principalmente las cardiopatías, neumopatías, el cáncer y la diabetes. La Conferencia Mundial de la OMS sobre las ENT, que se celebra del 18 al 20 de octubreen el Uruguay, se centrará en velar por que las políticas gubernamentales se encaminan a promover la salud y a prevenir y tratar las ENT. Asimismo, con la conferencia se pretende garantizar el apoyo para el cumplimiento de la meta 3.4 de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible, a saber, de aquí a 2030, reducir en un tercio la mortalidad prematura por ENT. Para obtener más información, sírvase consultar: http://www.who.int/conferences/global-ncd-conference/es/
  12 Sep 2017   3m38s 4 259 0
WHO Global Conference on NCDs: Statement by WHO Director-General Dr Tedros
Description: WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says intensified action is needed to respond to the global epidemics of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), primarily heart and lung diseases, cancers and diabetes. The 18-20 October 2017 WHO Global Conference on NCDs in Uruguay will focus on ensuring government policies are geared to promoting health and preventing and treating NCDs, and to support achievement of Sustainable Development Goal target 3.4 to reduce premature deaths from NCDs by one-third by 2030. More information: www.who.int/montevideo2017
  07 Sep 2017   3m38s 16 844 0
WHO: Preventing adolescent suicide – testimony of a teenager
Description: Suicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-19 year-old girls. It is the third leading cause of death among 15-19 year-old boys. However, suicides are preventable. A teenager from Switzerland who went through a very difficult period when she was 12, describes here not only how she felt, but also the support that she received that helped her get through it. The video has been produced as part of the World Health Organization’s “Depression: let’s talk” year-long campaign, which began on 10 October 2016. For more information: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs398/en/ #suicideprevention http://www.who.int/depression/en #LetsTalk
  04 Sep 2017   4m24s 0 184 0
OMS: Prévenir le suicide des adolescents – témoignage d’une  jeune fille
Description: Le suicide est la deuxième cause de décès chez les filles de 15 à 19 ans. C'est la troisième cause de décès parmi les garçons de 15 à 19 ans. Toutefois, les suicides sont évitables. Une jeune adolescente suisse témoigne des difficultés rencontrées à l’âge de 12 ans et décrit l’aide reçue qui lui a permis de surmonter cette épreuve. Cette vidéo a été produite dans le cadre de la campagne lancée par l’OMS le 10 octobre 2016 sur le thème de : La dépression – parlons-en. Plus d’informations: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs398/fr/ #suicideprevention http://www.who.int/depression/fr #LetsTalk
  06 Sep 2017   4m24s 2 90 0
OMS: Prévenir le suicide des adolescents – témoignage
Description: Le suicide est la deuxième cause de décès chez les filles de 15 à 19 ans. C'est la troisième cause de décès parmi les garçons de 15 à 19 ans. Toutefois, les suicides sont évitables. Une jeune adolescente suisse témoigne des difficultés rencontrées au début de son adolescence et de l’aide reçue qui lui a permis de surmonter cette épreuve. Cette vidéo a été produite dans le cadre de la campagne lancée par l’OMS le 10 octobre 2016 sur le thème de : La dépression – parlons-en. Plus d’informations: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs398/fr/ #suicideprevention http://www.who.int/depression/fr #LetsTalk
  06 Sep 2017   4m8s 8 176 0