WHO chief warns against ‘catastrophic moral failure’ in COVID-19 vaccine access |

Source link Addressing the agency’s Executive Board, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus expressed fear that “even as…

COVID-19 committee stresses need for equitable vaccine access, more data sharing |

Source link WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus reported on the outcomes of the latest meeting of…

Health experts arrive in Wuhan to investigate COVID-19 origins |

Source link Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director-General, was addressing the latest session of the Emergency…

Israel: Ensure equal COVID-19 vaccine access to Palestinians – UN Independent experts  |

Source link “In this early stage of the worldwide inoculation programme, Israel has delivered the vaccines…

Step up surveillance of emerging coronavirus variants, WHO urges |

Source link Alongside monitoring, virus and serum samples should be shared via globally agreed mechanisms so…

UNICEF chief: Closing schools should be ‘measure of last resort’  |

Source link “Despite overwhelming evidence of the impact of school closures on children, and despite increasing…

UN agencies and partners establish global Ebola vaccine stockpile |

Source link Ebola virus disease is a severe and often fatal illness, with fatality rates varying…

Get COVID-19 vaccinations for ‘high-risk’ populations underway within 100 days worldwide, Tedros urges |

Source link Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) was briefing journalists in…

Vaccinating equitably ‘saves lives, stabilizes health systems’ – WHO chief  |

Source link “And we also have the right of first refusal on an additional one billion…

WHO warns of COVID-19 ‘tipping point’ as cases rise across Europe |

Source link “We were prepared for a challenging start to 2021 and it has been just…