China must share more data on virus origins: WHO chief

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that there had been many failures during the Covid-19 pandemic due to a lack of rules or obligations under the WHO’s current 2005 International Health Regulations. Continue Reading

Omicron variant confirmed in 23 countries: WHO

The new Omicron coronavirus variant has been confirmed in 23 international locations and their quantity is anticipated to rise, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stated on Wednesday. Continue Reading

WHO warns new virus may appear that cannot be contained

Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that a new virus may emerge at some point that cannot be contained and appealed for strengthening the WHO, it was reported. Continue Reading

Delta variant spreading worldwide at scorching pace: WHO

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), on Monday warned of the devastating outbreaks caused by the Delta variant of Covid-19, saying that the new strain of the virus was infecting people at a scorching pace .
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WHO worried over India

Even as the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic wreaking havoc in India, the Chief of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has said that he is very concerned about the fast-growing caseloads in the country. Continue Reading

172 countries engaged in corona global vaccine facility: WHO

World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday said that 172 countries are engaged with the COVAX Global Vaccines Facility, which is a mechanism designed to guarantee rapid, fair and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines worldwide. Continue Reading

Wuhan recovery gives hope to rest of world: WHO

The World Health Organization said Friday that the Chinese epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak at last reporting no new cases gave hope to the rest of the world battling the pandemic. Continue Reading