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WHO Urges Tanzania to Report COVID-19 Cases and to Implement Public Health Measures

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Feb. 20 has called on Tanzania to start reporting and publishing COVID-19 cases and to implement measures to...

WHO Chief Says Mexico is in “Bad Shape” with the COVID-19 Crisis

The director of the World Health Organization, Tedros Ghebreyesus, said on Tuesday that “Mexico is in bad shape” with the pandemic and urged President...

CDC May Shorten Quarantine Period for Those Exposed With COVID-19

The United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is considering to shorten the recommended 14-day quarantine period for those exposed with COVID-19,...

WHO Recommends Against Using Remdesivir for COVID-19 Patients

A panel of the World Health Organization (WHO) has advised against using remdesivir from American biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences as treatment for hospitalized COVID-19...

Vaccines Are Not ‘Unicorn’ Solution to End the COVID-19 Pandemic, WHO Official Says

Executive Director of the World Health Organization's Emergency Programme (WHO) Mike Ryan said that vaccines, though effective, are not the lone solution to end...

WHO Geneva Headquarters Reports 65 Cases among Staff

The World Health Organization reported that 65 of its staffers in Geneva tested positive for COVID-19.The World Health Organization reported that 65 of its...

Vaccine Alliance Raises $2 Billion to Buy COVID Vaccinations for Impoverished Nations

The World Health organization (WHO) and the GAVI vaccine group has set up a facility that has exceeded the target of raising more than...

WHO Chief Self Isolates After Coming in Contact with COVID-19 Positive Person

WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has undergone self-quarantine measures after someone he had been in contact with tested positive for COVID-19.WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom...

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