WHO’s new Global Hypertension report highlights the progress Việt Nam has made against hypertension, but there is more to do, write Angela Pratt, WHO Representative, Vietnam, and our Senior Vice President for Cardiovascular Health Renu Garg.
First WHO report details devastating impact of hypertension and ways to stop it
September 19, 2023
In partnership with the World Health Organization and Bloomberg Philanthropies, we launched the first-ever Global Report on Hypertension at a satellite event alongside the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
Indonesia hosts national webinar on hypertension
August 15, 2023
More than 1,000 participants attended a webinar on hypertension management hosted by our grantee The Association of Indonesia Local Health Offices (ADINKES). President of the World Hypertension League, Dr Paul Whelton, highlighted the large gap in hypertension treatment and control in Indonesia and advocated for a simple approach to scaling up treatment.