‘Generation disrupted’ lays out plan to take on coronavirus through major youth mobilization |

Source link It’s come about through an alliance of the world’s largest youth movements and organizations,…

Avert ‘dire consequences’ for women’s health, UNFPA urges in appeal to prevent maternal deaths | COVID-19

Source link As the world grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) announced…

Water, hygiene woes at health facilities putting lives at risk: UN report |

Source link In a new report, released on Monday, the two agencies also warned that an…

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,…