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News for June 2017

RHD Action Announces Small Grants Programme Recipients

29 June 2017

RHD Action is pleased to announce the recipients of the first round of the RHD Action Small Grants programme.

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To mark World Refugee Day, RHD Action releases a new brief: Migrant and Refugee Health: Rheumatic Heart Disease

20 June 2017

To mark World Refugee Day, RHD Action releases a new brief: Migrant and Refugee Health: Rheumatic Heart Disease.

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Breaking News! ‘Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease’ Resolution recommended by WHO Executive Board

01 June 2017

RHD Action and our allies have campaigned for years to secure a global commitment on RHD. We launched the #TimeToTackleRHD campaign to collaborate with partners around the world to demand that governments and the World Health Organization act on this preventable disease.

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WHF policy statement highlights burden of RHD among adolescents

31 May 2017

On the penultimate day of the World Health Assembly, the World Heart Federation – a founding member of RHD Action – delivered a policy statement that highlighted the burden of rheumatic heart disease among adolescents.

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