#World Health Organisation

  • Article: These Ugandan Entrepreneurs Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Low-Cost COVID-19 Face Shields

    These Ugandan Entrepreneurs Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Low-Cost COVID-19 Face Shields

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 12, 2020

    They're selling them at low prices to NGOs, and donating them to public hospitals too. Read more

  • Article: May the 4th Be With You: EU Is Launching New COVID-19 Initiative on the Internet’s Favourite Day

    May the 4th Be With You: EU Is Launching New COVID-19 Initiative on the Internet’s Favourite Day

    By Meg Black|April 30, 2020

    The fund aims to fast track the pursuit of diagnostics, treatments, and vaccines. Read more

  • Article: 7 Amazing Moments From ‘One World: Together At Home’ on BBC One in the UK

    7 Amazing Moments From ‘One World: Together At Home’ on BBC One in the UK

    By Helen Lock|April 20, 2020

    The UK got its own special show of global broadcast highlights — with a uniquely British twist. Read more

  • Article: UK Makes World’s Largest Donation To Find A Coronavirus Vaccine

    UK Makes World’s Largest Donation To Find A Coronavirus Vaccine

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 27, 2020

    Britain has committed an additional £210M in funding to international COVID-19 relief efforts. Read more

  • Article: New UK Aid Pledge Will Combat Spread of Coronavirus in Developing Countries
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    New UK Aid Pledge Will Combat Spread of Coronavirus in Developing Countries

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 11, 2020

    Stopping the spread of coronavirus requires strong global health systems. Read more

  • Article: Liverpool’s Goalkeeper Alisson Becker Wants You to Know Something Extremely Important About Vaccines
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    Liverpool’s Goalkeeper Alisson Becker Wants You to Know Something Extremely Important About Vaccines

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Dec. 19, 2019

    Alisson Becker and his wife Dr. Natália Becker have a lifesaving message. Read more

  • Article: UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    UK Announces 'Unprecedented' Commitment to Eliminate World's 5 Worst Neglected Tropical Diseases

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2019

    It will protect 200 million people from debilitating diseases that can cause disability and death. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Officially Lost Its ‘Measles-Free’ Status

    Britain Just Officially Lost Its ‘Measles-Free’ Status

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 19, 2019

    Less than three years after it was eliminated, the disease is back. Read more