1. International Organizations addressing Global Public Health Threats
The website of the WHO hosts the Global Health Atlas, an electronic platform designed to provide data, reports and documents on infectious diseases at country, regional, and global levels:
www.who.int/globalatlas/ Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response, WHO programme on global health:www.who.int/csr/en/
WHO section on Drug resistance diseases: tuberculosis, AIDS and malaria:
Website of The Global Health Council, an alliance of health-care professionals and organizations that include NGOs, foundations, corporations, government agencies and academic institutions that work to ensure global health:
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is a partnership created to increase resources to fight these three diseases:
Action for Global Health, a European network of NGOs and charities, contains news on global health and European action to support the health Millennium Development Goals in developing countries.
UN AIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, is one the main organizations fighting aids; on the webpage there is information on programmes and factual data about aids.
3. Global Public Health Threats articles and news sites
World Health News is a news digest from the Center for Health Communication at the Harvard School of Public Health that covers critical public health issues from around the world.
Global Health TV gives a daily update via written articles and documentaries on pressing health issues, particularly in developing countries:
The US Council on Foreign Relations published several articles related to global and public health threats:
Article "Sovereignty' That Risks Global Health":
4. Other websites addressing Global Health
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, is an agency that works to protect public health and safety. On its website there is a complete index of diseases, with information and advice about each of them: