Cool new WHO info resource: Global Health Observatory

Yeah, I just like saying “cool new WHO”

The World Health Organization has just launched a new web-based information resource tool that should be of interest to many in global health and development community, the Global Health Observatory.

This one-stop shop for maps, graphic data displays and the statistical reports should be handy. Presumably, the data and subject matter will expand over time. A screen grab below (go to the link for interactive data):


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