WHO media centre: news, features, multimedia

Latest news

News from WHO regions

Editor's choice

Antibiotics - Handle with care

World Antibiotic Awareness Week - 13-19 November


Director-General

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General

"I envision a world in which everyone can live healthy, productive lives, regardless of who they are or where they live."

Infographics

Libya: health system overview

1.3 million people are in need of health humanitarian aid in 2017

Videos

Antibiotics: Handle with care

Antibiotics are often used to treat infections but they aren’t always the answer. Everybody has a role to play to help reduce antibiotic resistance.


Fact files, online Q&As

Questions and answers


Fact files

Fact sheets


Photos

Photos, posters for download

All photographs on this page may be downloaded and used, provided credit is given to photographers as mentioned with individual images.


Commentaries

Commentaries bring the view of WHO’s leadership on current public health issues

Newsletter

Receive the latest updates from WHO on the public health matters.