Archives for ‘Multimedia’

PAHO/WHO Moves To Flickr For Photo Sharing

The department of Knowledge Management and Communications has shifted to Flickr to store and share images online. So far multiple photo sets based on health topics and initiatives have been created. People can now find photographs on regional initiatives such as Vaccination Week in the Americas organized by country (take a look at Guatemala!), or stills from photography contests for health projects such as ProPan. All photos can be reproduced always by giving proper credit; more information...

World Health Day 2013 – Know your Numbers

Did you know that 1 in 3 adults suffer from hypertension? Hypertension is the theme for World Health Day 2013, which is celebrated every April 7th to commemorate the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization in 1948. Each year we choose a theme for the day that highlights a priority area of ​​concern for global public health. Go to the World Health Day 2013 website for more information and communication materials. Know your Numbers. Check your blood pressure. Care...

KMC Team covering RIO+20

KMC team was present at RIO+20 covering all the events organized by PAHO and...

Nando Campanella (BRA) comparte con el equipo de comunicaciones

Nando Hoy recibimos la visita de Nando Campanella de nuestra Representación en Brasil. Nando es nuestra contraparte en Brasilia, a cargo de KMC, y estuvo conversando y compartiendo con todo el equipo. Bienvenido y nos mantendremos en...

World Health Assembly Exhibit

This is a small representation of the exhibit that members of the Pan American Health Organization will display at the World Health Assembly in Geneva. The salient points of the exhibit include the 110th anniversary of the Organization and the 10th anniversary of Vaccination Week in the Americas. The Sixty-fifth session of the World Health Assembly will take place in Geneva during 21–26 May 2012. At this session, the Health Assembly will discuss a number of public health issues such as...

Press Conference during the Forum for NCDs in Brasilia May 9th 2012 PAFNCDs

El Equipo de KMC y el Ministerio de la Salud de Brasil organizo una conferencia de prensa durante el Foro de las enfermedades no transmissibles en Brasilia el 9 de mayo de 2012. La prensa local estuvo presente en las exposiciones del Dr. Jon Andrus, Director Adjunto de la OPS, el Dr. Joaquim Molina, representante de la OPS de Brasil y el Ministro de la Salud de Brasil el Dr. Alexandre...

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Equipo de KMC cubriendo el Lanzamiento de la 10 Semana de Vacunación en Las Américas

Equipo de KMC cubriendo con prensa, fotos y video los lanzamientos de la Semana de Vacunación en Las Américas en Haiti, Honduras y El...

Pan American Forum for Action on NCDs Website

The PAFNCDs website is live http://www.paho.org/panamericanforum/. Visit the site and learn all about the forum and the upcoming meeting in Brasilia 8-9 May, 2012....

Pan American Forum for Action on NCDs

The Pan American Forum for Action on NCDs (PAFNCD) Meeting will take place May 8-9, 2012 in Brasilia, Brazil....