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WHO tells rich countries: Stop cutting...

WHO tells rich countries: Stop cutting...

World

Sat, Jan 9 2021

WHO officials also urged vaccine manufacturers to provide it with data in real-time in order to expedite...

WHO: Poorest must not be trampled in...

Poorest must not be trampled in vaccines...

World

Tue, Nov 24 2020

$4.3 billion was needed immediately to support the mass procurement and delivery of Covid-19 vaccines,...

WHO chief hopeful Covid-19 vaccines...

WHO chief: Real hope surrounding Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Tedros stressed the importance of distributing vaccines fairly, warning of a real risk that the poorest,...

WHO chief denies Ethiopia's claims he...

WHO chief denies lobbying for dissident...

Africa

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Tedros was appointed as the first African head of the WHO in 2017

WHO: Whole world must benefit from Covid-19...

'Whole world must benefit from Covid...

World

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Besides discussing the pandemic, member states at the WHO assembly agreed on a new plan to defeat meningitis...

WHO: Enforce quarantine to crush...

WHO: Enforce quarantine to crush...

World

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Meanwhile, the tally of confirmed Covid-19 cases worldwide passed 40 million on Monday, with more than...

WHO chief: Covid-19 vaccine may be ready...

WHO chief: Covid-19 vaccine may be ready...

World

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Nine experimental vaccines are in the pipeline of the WHO-led COVAX global vaccine facility that aims...

WHO chief wishes Trump full and speedy...

WHO chief wishes Trump full and speedy...

North America

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Trump, 74, first announced on Twitter that he and First Lady Melania Trump, 50, had tested positive for...

WHO: World must be better prepared for...

'World must be prepared for next...

World

Tue, Sep 8 2020

The global Covid-19 death toll has been reached to 891,240

WHO urges countries to gamble on shared...

WHO urges countries to gamble on shared...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Funding the ACT-Accelerator, with $31.3 billion needed immediately, 'will cost a tiny fraction in...

WHO: Vaccine nationalism cannot beat...

WHO: Vaccine nationalism cannot beat...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 7 2020

'Phase 3 means this is the first time this vaccine has been put into the general population, into...

WHO: Hepatitis B spread in children...

WHO: Hepatitis B spread in children...

World

Tue, Jul 28 2020

The news coincides with World Hepatitis Day, commemorated annually on July 28 to raise awareness of the...

WHO urges aggressive virus measures...

WHO urges aggressive virus measures...

World

Sat, Jul 11 2020

WHO’s comments came as Trump was forced to cancel an election rally in New Hampshire

WHO: Covid-19 pandemic not even close...

WHO: Covid-19 pandemic not even close...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 30 2020

He was underscored five priorities that countries must focus on now to save lives

Coronavirus pandemic accelerating with...

Coronavirus pandemic accelerating with...

World

Sat, Jun 20 2020

Tedros has urged people to maintain social distancing and extreme vigilance

WHO: Steroid should be kept for serious...

WHO: Steroid should be kept for serious...

World

Thu, Jun 18 2020

Dexamethasone helped cut death rates by a third among the most severely ill Covid-19 patients

WHO creates foundation to boost funding...

WHO creates foundation to boost funding...

World

Thu, May 28 2020

Trump has threatened to halt funding from the US, the WHO’s biggest donor

PM calls for 'global coordination' to...

PM calls for 'global coordination' to...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 26 2020

In the letter, the prime minister mentioned that Bangladesh believes in working together with all...

Coronavirus: WHO sets 6 conditions for...

Coronavirus: WHO sets 6 conditions for...

World

Sat, Apr 18 2020

The goal is to taper restrictions so that governments -- in communities, cities and nations -- can avoid...

WHO sounds caution over premature lifting...

WHO sounds caution over premature lifting...

World

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Lifting restrictions could lead to a deadly resurgence, says the WHO chief

UN chief calls for unity after Trump...

UN chief calls for unity after Trump...

World

Wed, Apr 8 2020

Trump, whose own response to the crisis has been widely criticized, on Tuesday accused the WHO of reacting...