WHO HIV & Hepatitis News

At the end of 2018, WHO HIV & Hepatitis had some important news to announce, two of these we would like to bring to your attention.

More information and extra WHO Hepatitis news is easy accesible on https://www.who.int/hepatitis/en/


News - 2021 Publication - Progress Toward Hepatitis B Control - World Health Organization European Region, 2016–2019

Publication by the working group on hepatitis B from ETAGE, WHO EURO and CDC.

Progress Toward Hepatitis B Control - World Health Organization European Region, 2016–2019.


News - 2021 The VHPB endorses the World Hepatitis Day 2021 on the 28th of July 2021, with the theme: Hepatitis Can't Wait!


News - 2021 WHO Interim guidance for country validation of viral hepatitis elimination

News - 2021 WHO Global progress report on HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmitted infections

News - 2021 International Viral Hepatitis Elimination Meeting

The VHPB endorses the International Viral Hepatitis Elimination Meeting.


News - 2021 ECDC The sustainable development goals and hepatitis B and C in the EU/EEA


News - 2021 The VHPB endorses the call the action launched at the EU HCV Policy Summit

The call to action can be signed here: https://www.hcvbrusselssummit.eu/call-to-action.


News - 2021 March, Online meetings

VHPB online meetings - The impact of COVID-19

1. On viral hepatitis prevention

2. On the WHO viral hepatitis elimination goals

The background document, presentations, pre-recorded presentations and conclusions (available soon) of the online VHPB meetings can be found online.



News - Report 2018 VHPB meeting - Moscow, Russia

The report of the VHPB meeting: Prevention and control of viral hepatitis in the Russian Federation in the Russian Federation: Lessons learnt and the way forward (Moscow, Russia, October 25-26, 2018) is now available online.