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Promoting health through the life course

Protests against abortion bill in Angola

Some 200 demonstrators protested in Luanda against a draft law criminalizing all abortions, which is set to be voted on by parliament in the next few days. The proposed law punishes anyone who has an abortion, or performs one, with up to 10 years in prison

March 18, 2017
Deutsche Welle, Public Radio International
March 20, 2017
TVC News

Preparedness, surveillance and response

Malária matou 268 pessoas em três meses na província angolana do Bié

In Angola local health authorities said there have been 43,893 cases of malaria and 268 deaths in the province of Bie during the first three months of the year, this is up slightly on last year’s figures

May 15, 2017
Observador, Mundo ao Minuto, Diario Noticias

Over 1,500 Seek Treatment At IDH

The Sri Lankan press report that more than 1500 patients have sought treatment for fever-like symptoms at the Infectious Disease Hospital in Angoda over the past few days. 300 people have been admitted to hospital of which 200 are receiving treatment for dengue and 25 are being treated for H1N1

April 23, 2017
Sunday Leader Sri Lanka