A group of global experts convened by WHO has agreed on new names for monkeypox virus variants, as part of ongoing efforts...

WHO’s Science Council of experts has issued its first report, on accelerating access to genomics for global health. The...

The WHO Director-General has the pleasure of transmitting the Report of the twelfth meeting of the International Health...

The largest sustained decline in childhood vaccinations in approximately 30 years has been recorded in official data published...

On 18 July 2022, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, was in Paris to meet with high-level French officials...

Around the world, millions of refugees and migrants in vulnerable situations, such as low-skilled migrant workers, face...

INB members agreed that a new international instrument on pandemic prevention should be legally binding Any final decision...

“The war increases levels of stress in pregnant women, which leads to an increase in the number of premature births reported,”...

Roughly nine million people die each year from neurological disorders, which include stroke, migraines, dementia and meningitis. Optimizing...

According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), temperatures were close to 0.4℃ above the 1991-2020 average across...

“UNFPA is committed to meeting the critical health and protection needs of women and girls,” said Kunle Adeniyi, UNFPA...

In a call for action to protect workers, ILO Country Coordinator in Iraq Maha Kattaa has urged that measures be put in place...

The global COVID-19 vaccination rollout is the biggest and fastest in history but many of those at greatest risk remain...

The WHO Director-General is hereby transmitting the Report of the second meeting of the International Health Regulations...

Today, WHO published new Consolidated guidelines on HIV, viral hepatitis and STI prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care...

Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a call for people around the world to “do one thing” to prevent drowning....

WHO today released new guidelines for the use of long-acting injectable cabotegravir (CAB-LA) as pre-exposure prophylaxis...

The health and lives of people in the greater Horn of Africa are threatened as the region faces an unprecedented food crisis....

In cooperation with IAEA and the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), scientists there was able to use a UN-developed...

Speaking from Dakar, Senegal, WHO Assistant Director-General for Emergencies Ibrahima Soce Fall said that “we have been...