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News Kazakhstan » Health: Kazakhstan proposes WHO to adopt new primary health care declaration

News channel or source: http://www.inform.kz/en/kazakhstan-proposes-who-to-adopt-new-primary-health-care-declaration_a3153801
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan proposed the World Health Organization to adopt a new Declaration on Primary Health Care (PHC), Kazinform correspondent reports. "Reaffirming the commitment to the initial Declaration of 1978, we propose to adopt a new document ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: Men's Health Magazine in Kazakhstan Says Nuts to Women's Health

News channel or source: https://globalvoices.org/2018/02/21/mens-health-magazine-in-kazakhstan-says-nuts-to-womens-health/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The following is a partner post from EurasiaNet.org. The Kazakhstan edition of Men’s Health magazine has sparked ire on social media by mocking a viral women’s health campaign with a spoof counter-campaign urging males to scratch their scrotums more ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: 40 years since Alma Ata: It's back to the future for Health for All

News channel or source: http://www.ids.ac.uk/opinion/40-years-since-alma-ata-it-s-back-to-the-future-for-health-for-all
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Quite a lot has changed in the last 40 years, right? And yet, four decades since the 1978 signing of the international Alma Ata declaration in Almaty, Kazakhstan, meeting the essential health needs of people through primary health care has once again been ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: Bioterrorism In Kazakhstan? – OpEd

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/14022018-bioterrorism-in-kazakhstan-oped/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

According to local health authorities, food poisoning is the cause of the ... of many people in different countries can be equated to a war crime. The invitation of Kazakhstan’s leader N.Nazarbayev to the US showed interest in strengthening bilateral ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: Silent Bombs: Kazakhstan's Polygon Legacy

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/rewind/2018/02/kazakhstan-polygon-legacy-silent-bombs-180213093423221.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Between 1949 and 1989, the Soviet Union exploded 460 nuclear bombs in eastern Kazakhstan. About 200,000 villagers living ... This needs to be added to a portfolio of health and safety hazards that should be managed whenever a big project is undertaken."

News Kazakhstan » Health: Kazakhstan: Businessman Alleges Torture

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/02/16/kazakhstan-businessman-alleges-torture
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Kazakhstan is party to the Convention against Torture ... authorities should see to Erimbetov’s health and ensure that he receives proper medical attention.”

News Kazakhstan » Health: 2,800 HIV-positive cases in Kazakhstan last year, prevalence remains low, says health official

News channel or source: https://astanatimes.com/2018/02/2800-hiv-positive-cases-in-kazakhstan-last-year-prevalence-remains-low-says-health-official/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

ASTANA – Last year, more than 2,800 new HIV cases were detected in Kazakhstan, though the prevalence of HIV in the country remains low, said Vice Minister of Healthcare of Kazakhstan Lyazat Aktayeva at a recent technical seminar on HIV and migration in ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: Kazakh Health Ministry to cut public costs for free health care services

News channel or source: https://www.interfax.kz/?lang=eng&int_id=21&news_id=29792
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

ASTANA. Feb 15 (Interfax-Kazakhstan) – The Ministry of Health is reviewing the package of free health care services in order to cut public expenses, the Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) Chairperson Elena Bakhmutova said.

News Kazakhstan » Health: Summit of Mayors adopts Copenhagen Consensus, committing to build healthier, happier cities

News channel or source: http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/environment-and-health/urban-health/news/news/2018/2/summit-of-mayors-adopts-copenhagen-consensus,-committing-to-build-healthier,-happier-cities2
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Murat Daribayev, Vice Mayor of Almaty, Kazakhstan, presented the Almaty 2020 strategy, which has been conceived as a direct descendant of the Health 2020 European health policy framework. He noted that October 2018 will mark the 40th anniversary of the ...

News Kazakhstan » Health: Meet the Woman Charged With Saving Kazakhstan's Banking System

News channel or source: https://www.bloombergquint.com/business/2018/02/12/meet-the-woman-charged-with-saving-kazakhstan-s-banking-system
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Kazakhstan is looking to the head of its largest lender to restore the banking system to health. Umut Shayakhmetova, the 48-year-old chief executive officer of Halyk Bank, is weighing the lender’s first dividend since 2015. The potential payout is a ...