COVID-19: Wealthy nations urged to delay youth vaccines, donate to solidarity scheme |

Source link Speaking during WHO’s bi-weekly media briefing, agency chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus reiterated his warning…

First Person: ‘God save us from famine’ |

Source link I was delighted to mark the end of #Ramadan with Asia El-Sayeed Ali, a…

Top COVID probe urges bold overhaul of pandemic prevention measures  |

Source link “Our message is simple and clear: the current system failed to protect us from…

Islamic social financing initiative aims to help economic recovery, pandemic response |

Source link Coming at a time when millions have been pushed into extreme poverty, the International…

COVID’s grip keeps world in ‘perilous situation’ |

Source link Despite decreased instances in most regions, including the two worst-affected – the Americas and…

What can the UN do to support India through its deadly COVID-19 surge? |

Source link ‘We gave the virus a chance’ Dr. Roderico H. Ofrin, WHO representative to India:…

WHO approves Chinese COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use |

Source link The UN agency has approved the Sinopharm vaccine for emergency use, which is a…

India’s new COVID-19 wave is spreading like ‘wildfire’, warns UN Children’s Fund |

Source link In the last 24 hours, India registered 3,915 coronavirus deaths and 414,188 cases “which…

WHO chief hails ‘monumental moment’ in COVID fight, as US throws support behind vaccine patent waiver |

Source link WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, described it on Twitter as a “powerful example of…

Early-warning ‘pandemic hub’ plan unveiled by WHO’s Tedros and Germany’s Merkel |

Source link Supported by the German Government, the centre will specialize in gathering epidemic intelligence, data,…