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

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...

The new Global Alliance for Ending AIDS in Children by 2030, made up of UN agencies, civil society groups, governments and...

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and UNICEF chief Catherine Russell, issued a joint statement on Monday, marking the start...

Mandeep Dhaliwal, the director of HIV and health at the UN Development Programme (UNDP) is concerned that the proliferation...

New World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines advise countries to use the new potentially game-changing drug which...

The current uptick focuses attention on the thousands of acute viral hepatitis infections that occur every year among children,...

Globally, the number of new infections dropped by only 3.6 per cent between 2020 and 2021, the smallest annual decline in...

“At this time, we do not recommend mass vaccination against monkeypox”, the agency’s chief Tedros Adhanom Gebreyesus...

But “time is going by and we all need to pull together to make that happen”, warned Dr Rosamund Lewis, WHO Technical...

The appeal on World Drowning Prevention Day outlines actions that individuals, groups and governments can take, and highlights...

What is Monkeypox? Monkeypox got its name in 1958, when it was detected in several laboratory apes. It is a zoonotic viral...

“For all of these reasons, I have decided that the global monkeypox outbreak represents a public health emergency of international...

The plan prioritizes vaccinating 100 per cent of healthcare workers and vulnerable groups, including older persons and those...

The committee first met last month but decided against declaring it a public health emergency of international concern. WHO...

The warning from the World Health Organization (WHO) comes in its first ever report on the health of refugees and migrants,...

The figures released by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UN Children’s Fund UNICEF, show the percentage of children...

The gender pay gap in the health and care sector: a global analysis in the time of COVID-19, was published by the International...

According to a new update on Wednesday from the World Health Organization (WHO), 35 countries in five regions...