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WAHO and Nigeria CDC team up to conduct a Yellow Fever Simulation Exercise in Lagos

The West African Health Organization (WAHO), in its efforts to contribute to the capacity building of ECOWAS Member States in the area of preparedness and response to epidemics, is supporting the establishment of national emergency management mechanisms for public health emergencies. To test these mechanisms and procedures in place for the management of major public […]

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ECOWAS Regional Centre for Surveillance and Disease Control starts operations

The West African Health Organization (WAHO) has announced the historic launch of the West Africa Regional Centre for Surveillance and Disease Control Headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria on the 21st of February 2018. The new Centre will work with member States to assure the health security of the West African region. The establishment of the ECOWAS […]