#World Health Organization

  • Article: The UK Has Eliminated Measles for the First Time
    Health

    The UK Has Eliminated Measles for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 28, 2017

    This is a “huge achievement”. Read more

  • Article: With Aid Trucks Blocked, ‘Very Dangerous’ Polio Cases Confirmed in Syria
    Health

    With Aid Trucks Blocked, ‘Very Dangerous’ Polio Cases Confirmed in Syria

    By Joe McCarthy|June 16, 2017

    There seems to be no relief from suffering. Read more

  • Article: 1 Million People With AIDS in Africa Will Die if Trump's Budget Is Enacted, Experts Say
    Health

    1 Million People With AIDS in Africa Will Die if Trump's Budget Is Enacted, Experts Say

    By James O'Hare|May 25, 2017

    “This budget threatens to trap millions more families in a cycle of poverty.” Read more

  • Article: For First Time Ever, African National Will Lead the WHO
    AdvocacyHealth

    For First Time Ever, African National Will Lead the WHO

    By Katie Dallas|May 23, 2017

    Meet the man taking on the world's "toughest job" Read more

  • Article: Africa Is Kicking Off a Massive Campaign to Eradicate Polio
    Health

    Africa Is Kicking Off a Massive Campaign to Eradicate Polio

    By Colleen Curry|March 24, 2017

    Nearly 200,000 workers will go door-to-door, village-to-village. Read more

  • Article: WHO: Pollution Kills 1.7 Million Kids Under 5 Each Year
    Health

    WHO: Pollution Kills 1.7 Million Kids Under 5 Each Year

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2017

    It’s all preventable. Read more

  • Article: 110 People Died of Malnutrition in Somalia During the Past 48 Hours
    Food & Hunger

    110 People Died of Malnutrition in Somalia During the Past 48 Hours

    By James O'Hare|March 6, 2017

    Somalia is about to face its third famine in the last 25 years. Read more

  • Article: The Superbug 'Most Wanted' List: WHO Needs Super-Cures, Super Fast
    Health

    The Superbug 'Most Wanted' List: WHO Needs Super-Cures, Super Fast

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 28, 2017

    This is the first ever list of antibiotic resistant threats to health from WHO. Read more