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General Web Resources
These web resources provide general information about domestic and international affairs, economics, education, and other issues related to health and disease.
World Bank Africa Page
The World Bank is an international organization with a focus on increasing economic development and reducing poverty world-wide. Part of this overall mission includes focusing on global health factors.
UNICEF is a resource that focuses on social and economic issues, including health issues, that affect children across the world.
International Monetary Fund
The IMF provides access to the social and economic statuses of the countries around the world. It also has information about how economics affect worldwide health issues.
African Health Web Resources
These web resources focus specifically on African and global health issues, policy, and education.
WHO Africa Page
The WHO African Region is one of the six regions of WHO. The Organization's presence in the region consists of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa, a Secretariat for the African region, three Inter-country Support Teams (ISTs) and WHO Country and Liaison Offices located in 47 Member States.
DHS Surveys: Africa
Funded by USAID, the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program has provided technical assistance to more than 300 surveys in over 90 countries.
NIH Regional Initiatives
The NIH is the nation's medical research agency and supports both domestic and international health discoveries and endeavors.
CDC Global Health Initiatives
This page has information about Centers for Disease Control (CDC) operations in African nations.
Consortium of Universities for Global Health
The Global Health Education Consortium is an online community dedicated to providing information and educational resources about global health.
Global Health Council
The Global Health Council is a non-governmental organization committed to providing a neutral view on global health, along with information on research and policies about global health.