Tagged With World Health Organization

China thought it had escaped blame for the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but is facing a second reckoning


Coronavirus variants now have simple, easy-to-remember WHO names, which helps avoid the 'stigma' of referring to them by a specific country


Facebook will no longer remove posts claiming the coronavirus is 'man-made,' as Biden calls for a new intelligence report into the virus' origins



745,000 deaths a year can be linked to long working weeks of 55 hours or more, a WHO study suggests


WHO is granting emergency use of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine


WHO's Europe head warned that India's COVID-19 crisis 'can happen anywhere,' especially in countries that are relaxing measures



China accuses the US of 'political manipulation' after 14 countries allege Beijing hid data on the origins of COVID-19


23 countries and the WHO are calling for a treaty to prepare the world for future pandemics


Most of the world's poorest countries haven't administered a single COVID-19 vaccine dose, according to the People's Vaccine Alliance


The WHO says countries should keep using AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine as it investigates reports of blood clots


The WHO said it still hasn't written off the 'extremely unlikely' theory that the coronavirus escaped from a Wuhan lab


Italy misled the WHO by claiming it was fully prepared for a pandemic when COVID-19 hit, lawsuit says



Italy misled the WHO by claiming it was fully prepared for a pandemic when COVID-19 hit, lawsuit says


Biden will pay the WHO $200 million as he reverses Trump's attempts to withdraw from the organisation


Biden will pay the WHO $200 million as he reverses Trump's attempts to withdraw from the organization


WHO experts recommend giving AstraZeneca and Oxford University's coronavirus vaccine to people 18 and older, even in places where variants are spreading



WHO and Chinese scientists concluded it's 'extremely unlikely' the coronavirus leaked from a lab, after a 4-week investigation


Pfizer and BioNTech will reportedly supply COVID-19 shots to COVAX, the WHO's vaccine scheme for poorer countries, following Biden's commitment to the program


Biden extends a hand to the world on first day as president by rejoining Paris climate accord and WHO while revoking Trump's travel ban


An elite panel of world leaders has called out China for its bungled coronavirus response and is vowing to shore up the fledgling 'global pandemic alert system' by May