WHO rallies to address a 'needless' cause of death

In the rapidly evolving global health agenda, it's time to tackle previously ignored causes of death that can be easily — and cheaply — addressed. Following the release by the World Health Organization of the first-ever global report on drowning, we learn more about the issue from an expert from a WHO specialist.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.