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WHO, Commonwealth make Covid-19 jabs access plea for vulnerable small nations

WHO, Commonwealth make Covid-19 jabs access plea for vulnerable small nations

The World Health Organization and the Commonwealth of Nations issued a joint plea on Monday for vulnerable small states to get better access to Cov ...
Discarded syringes, used PPE, test kits: WHO says Covid waste poses a threat to the environment and humans

Discarded syringes, used PPE, test kits: WHO says Covid waste poses a threat to the environment and humans

The outbreak of the Covid pandemic had presented several challenges over the years. From using gloves to becoming addicted to han ...
Wuhan is back in news with revelation on NeoCov.  Check out what WHO has to say

Wuhan is back in news with revelation on NeoCov. Check out what WHO has to say

Even as coronavirus and its variants were not enough, the news of a new type of the virus like Covid (SARS-CoV-2) has made headlin ...
The US rejects plans to strengthen the World Health Organization

The US rejects plans to strengthen the World Health Organization

The United States, the World Health Organization's top donor, is opposing proposals to make the agency more independent, four officials involved in ...
Coronavirus: Omicron risk still “very high”, says the WHO, as there is increasing evidence that it causes milder symptoms

Coronavirus: Omicron risk still “very high”, says the WHO, as there is increasing evidence that it causes milder symptoms

The risk posed by the Omicron variant is still "very high," the World Health Organization said on Wednesday after Covid-19 case numbers rose 11 per ...
Coronavirus: US Provides $ 580 Million Additional International Aid;  “No one sure, until everyone is sure,” says Blinken

Coronavirus: US Provides $ 580 Million Additional International Aid; “No one sure, until everyone is sure,” says Blinken

The United States will provide $ 580 million in additional aid to international organizations to fight Covid-19 in the face of rising Omicron cases ...
Worldwide Covid-19 deaths nearly 5 million.  What’s next?

Worldwide Covid-19 deaths nearly 5 million. What’s next?

With the world ready to officially contract more than five million people from the coronavirus, experts say the future path of the pandemic will de ...
WHO says Covid-19 cases worldwide are falling, but deaths in Europe are increasing

WHO says Covid-19 cases worldwide are falling, but deaths in Europe are increasing

The World Health Organization said the number of coronavirus cases worldwide had declined in the past week and continued a downward trend that bega ...