#World Health Organization

  • Article: This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    This WHO-UNICEF Initiative Is Fighting so Everyone Can Wash Their Hands Against COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2020

    Nearly half of the world population can’t wash their hands at home. Read more

  • Article: WHO Calls for 'Careful' Review of New Swine Flu Study Warning of Pandemic Potential

    WHO Calls for 'Careful' Review of New Swine Flu Study Warning of Pandemic Potential

    By Joe McCarthy|July 1, 2020

    “G4 viruses have all the essential hallmarks of a candidate pandemic virus.” Read more

  • Article: The DRC Has Beaten Its 10th Ebola Outbreak After a Nearly 2-Year Battle

    The DRC Has Beaten Its 10th Ebola Outbreak After a Nearly 2-Year Battle

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 26, 2020

    It’s a huge milestone to reach, particularly in the midst of COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: Australia Commits Millions More to the World Health Organization and the World Food Programme

    Australia Commits Millions More to the World Health Organization and the World Food Programme

    By Madeleine Keck|June 17, 2020

    The new funding will help the Pacific mitigate the impacts of COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: What Lessons Can We Learn From Polio in Tackling COVID-19?

    What Lessons Can We Learn From Polio in Tackling COVID-19?

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 8, 2020

    Polio used to be one of the deadliest diseases in the world. Now, it’s 99.9% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: The DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    The DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 2, 2020

    The current outbreak of Ebola in the DRC has killed more than 2,000 people. Read more

  • Article: FIFA Teams Up With WHO and European Commission to Stop Domestic Violence During COVID-19

    FIFA Teams Up With WHO and European Commission to Stop Domestic Violence During COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 29, 2020

    Fifteen football players are speaking up to protect women and children against abusers. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Take Action Now to Help Ensure COVID-19 Treatments for Everyone
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    How You Can Take Action Now to Help Ensure COVID-19 Treatments for Everyone

    By Helen Lock|May 28, 2020

    It’s vital that new treatments are available to all, because we’re only safe when everyone is safe. Read more