World must invest in strong health systems that protect everyone — now and into the future |

Source link “For Universal Health Coverage Day, let us commit to ending this crisis and build…

COVID-19 vaccines: Donors urged to step up funding for needy countries |

Source link This week the United Kingdom began rollout of a vaccine developed by pharmaceutical companies…

Non-communicable diseases killing more people than ever before: UN health agency |

Source link The 2019 Global Health Estimates, released on Wednesday, “clearly highlight” the need for increased…

Fund COVAX to reduce COVID vaccination distribution inequity – UN chief |

Source link The COVAX international vaccine initiative requires $4.2 billion over the next two months to…

New WHO campaign to help COVID-era quitters kick the habit |

Source link Tobacco kills up to half of its users, claiming more than 8 million lives…

Shutting school systems, wrong response to COVID-19, UNICEF says |

Source link “What we have learned about schooling during the time of COVID is clear: the…

Prioritize health workers, at-risk groups, for COVID-19 vaccines: WHO chief |

Source link “People at highest risk of serious disease or death as a result of age,…

First Person: COVID education is child’s play for Thai UN volunteer |

Source link I am in charge of the Volunteer Leader programme for the UN Children’s Fund…

Contribution of life in soil ‘remains largely underestimated’, says UN agriculture agency  |

Source link Ahead of World Soil Day, marked on 5 December, FAO launched its first ever report on “The…

Scientists optimistic about COVID-19 vaccines for all |

Source link Principals from BioNTech and Oxford University – both pioneers in the COVID vaccine rollout  –participated…