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Sigh of relief as Biden steers US back...

Sigh of relief as Biden steers US back...

World

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Fauci said that Washington, long the WHO's main donor, would once again 'fulfil its financial...

Independent pandemic review panel critical...

Pandemic review panel critical of China,...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The global pandemic alert system is not fit for purpose, said the panel

WHO wants Covid-19 jabs in all countries...

WHO wants Covid-19 jabs in all countries...

World

Sat, Jan 16 2021

WHO says it is time to overhaul recommendations on travel guidance

WHO tackles new strains as China logs...

China logs first Covid-19 death in 8...

East Asia

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) emergency committee session comes with their colleagues seeking the...

More than 470,000 Covid-19 cases recorded...

WHO: Over 470,000 Covid-19 cases recorded...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jan 2 2021

The World Health Organization data also shows the number of fatalities rose by more than 9,900 to exceed...

WHO: Covid-19 pandemic will not be the...

'Covid-19 pandemic will not be the...

World

Sun, Dec 27 2020

The WHO director-general said it was time to learn the lessons from the Covid-19 pandemic

WHO Europe urges stronger action to...

WHO Europe urges stronger action to...

Europe

Mon, Dec 21 2020

Outside Britain, nine cases of the new strain have been reported in Denmark

Dhaka’s air quality hazardous

Dhaka’s air quality hazardous

Dhaka

Mon, Dec 21 2020

Health experts warn that dirty air during this winter may help coronavirus turn deadlier in terms of...

WHO in close contact with UK over new...

WHO in close contact with UK over new...

World

Sun, Dec 20 2020

A new strain of coronavirus identified in the United Kingdom is up to 70% more infectious

WHO-led team to visit China to probe...

WHO-led team to visit China to probe...

Coronavirus

Thu, Dec 17 2020

The United States, which has accused China of having hidden the outbreak’s extent, has called for...

WHO: $28bn ACT project needed to end...

WHO: $28bn needed to end pandemic

World

Wed, Dec 16 2020

ACT meeting received welcome news of a $255 million contribution from Canada, but it plans to meet again...

WHO: Health centre water crisis increasing...

WHO: Health centre water crisis increasing...

World

Mon, Dec 14 2020

The report also found that 1 in 3 health facilities around the world could not guarantee hand...

WHO warns Christmas celebrations could...

WHO warns Christmas celebrations could...

World

Sat, Dec 12 2020

There had been nearly a 100% increase in the number of deaths per week in the WHO's Europe region...

WHO chief urges donors to step-up vaccine...

WHO seeks more vaccine funds from...

Coronavirus

Sat, Dec 12 2020

Several manufacturers have been submitting trial data to WHO for emergency-use licensing

Int'l community urged to integrate migrants’...

Dhaka for integrating migrants’ health...

Dhaka

Fri, Dec 11 2020

Rabab Fatima encouraged WHO to strengthen its mission to serve the migrants in vulnerable situation

WHO: Covid-19 vaccine supply in Americas...

‘Vaccine supply in Americas will take...

World

Thu, Dec 10 2020

No vaccine has been approved for distribution yet in the region

Poor left behind as rich nations hoard...

Poor left behind as rich nations hoard...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

Rich nations home to 14% of the global population had bought 53% of the total stock of the most-promising...

WHO launches year-long campaign to help...

WHO launches campaign to help 100m people...

World

Tue, Dec 8 2020

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has led to millions of tobacco users saying they want to quit

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

World

Sat, Dec 5 2020

For a dozen countries, famine is 'knocking on the door'

WHO warns virus crisis not over as vaccine...

WHO warns virus crisis not over

World

Sat, Dec 5 2020

WHO says 51 candidate vaccines are currently being tested on humans

WHO: Vaccines do not equal zero Covid-19...

WHO: Vaccines do not equal zero Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, Dec 4 2020

‘WHO is concerned that there is a growing perception that the pandemic is over’