The WHO’s potential approval of Cuba’s nationally produced Covid-19 vaccines would carry enormous significance for low-income nations.
Beijing and Washington will need to cooperate to end this pandemic and to fight the next one, by putting in place stronger global rules on lab safety and tougher restrictions on wildlife trade and wet markets.
The world will ultimately see Washington paying the price for its wrong China policy. Focus of the Covid-19 origins tracing on China again.
Strong likelihood that further, possibly more dangerous and more challenging variants of the coronavirus will emerge. The pandemic is nowhere near finished.
Younger adults admitted to hospital with Covid-19 are almost as likely to suffer from complications as those over 50 years old
If you already got your vaccine, are you wondering when the immunity kicks in and how long it lasts? Can you still catch Covid-19 and can you infect others? I am vaccinated! What next?
WHO and its partners will be at their side and will support countries in building strong health systems and healthy populations.
A powerful global movement to mobilize and empower youth worldwide to be the driving force of the recovery to Covid-19.
How to wear, protect and prevent to make safer choices!
Awarding the WHO the Nobel Peace Prize would provide the organization a much-needed morale boost while affirming the fundamental premise that a global pandemic can be confronted only through global solidarity.
Yet the pandemic arrived when the multilateral system was already under enormous strain, weakened by a loss of support for internationalism and by great powers’ attempts to use international institutions for competition rather than cooperation.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is back in the spotlight over its performance in the global fight against the new coronavirus.
Until recently, most public health guidelines have focused on social distancing measures, regular hand-washing and precautions to avoid droplets. But the signatories to the paper say the potential of the virus to spread via airborne transmission has not been fully appreciated even by public health institutions such as the WHO.
Q&A on coronaviruses (Covid-19).
Mr Trump accused the WHO of having failed to adequately assess the outbreak when it first emerged in the city of Wuhan.