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WEEK OF 10 JULY 2009

News from the Global Health Workforce Alliance

AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST

ASIA AND PACIFIC

  • Keeping our fingers crossed - Manila Bulletin
    Good news refers to the new legislation introduced in the US Congress aimed precisely to end the visa retrogression for registered nurses coming from foreign countries including the Philippines.
  • AFGHANISTAN: Fighting a stubborn poliovirus - IRIN-Asia
    Access to children in insecure areas has long been a major obstacle for polio immunization drives. Health workers have often been attacked, harassed and kidnapped by insurgents or criminals, according to media reports.

NORTH AMERICA

EUROPE

LATIN AMERICA AND CARIBBEAN

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