Rabindra Abeyasinghe - updates

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DOH says still safe to visit hospitals if feeling unwell

Mar 09, 2020 - 7:54 PM

The World Health Organization also says people experiencing respiratory symptoms should just stay home so as not to infect the more vulnerable elderly

CORONAVIRUS WATCH. Health Secretary Francisco Duque III answers questions from the media on February 4, 2020. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

PH needs to strengthen routine immunization system – WHO official

Oct 02, 2019 - 11:38 AM

WHO country representative Rabindra Abeyasinghe says that in the Philippines, nearly 3 of 5 kids under the age of 5 are not fully protected against polio.

STRENGTHEN IMMUNIZATION. World Health Organization representative to the Philippines Rabindra Abeyasinghe stresses the need to strengthen routine immunization systems amid concurrent outbreaks in the Philippines.

Rappler Talk: WHO's Rabindra Abeyasinghe on polio and health in the Philippines

Oct 01, 2019 - 4:46 PM

Rappler sits down with World Health Organization's Rabindra Abeyasinghe to talk about the return of polio in the Philippines, how the government and its partners are responding to it, and other health issues in the country