Coronavirus (223) OpenWHO courses (3)

26 March, 2020


I’m writing from the World Health Organization. My team has free courses on our platform on COVID-19. We wave courses

Courses in UN languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish, Russian) are here

And courses in other national languages (including Persian, Hindi, Japanese, Bhahasha Indonesia, Macedonian, Portuguese and even sign languge) are here

All courses are FREE and suitable even for low bandwidth settings. They can be downloaded and then used offline using the free App. We already have more than 750,000 registrations on our courses.

I receive regular updates from your network and wanted your network to have access to my teams’ work too. Please share widely.


Dr Gaya Gamhewage

Head of Learning & Capacity Building

WHO Health Emergencies Programme

World Health Organization

Geneva, Switzerland


Twitter @GayaG

HIFA profile: Gaya Gamhewage is Head of Learning & Capacity Building, WHO Health Emergencies Programme at WHO in Switzerland. Professional interests: Knowledge transfer for frontline and community health workers and volunteers. emergencies. Use of digital technology for ensuring people have access to the information they need and want and in formats and channels of their choice. Learning and training of CHWs Email address: gamhewageg AT