Tag: World Health Organisation
Minister Fearne is one of 26 individuals who have been appointed.
Nearly every country has seen its critical mental health services disrupted or halted as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, even though the pandemic itself has brought about an increase in the demand for such services, a World Health Organisation survey shows.
1.9 million people die from tobacco-induced heart disease every year, which equates to a fifth of all deaths from heart disease, a new brief released on Tuesday reveales.
The World Health Organisation has appealed to governments and health authorities to address persistent threats to the health and safety of health workers, emphasising that this was crucial to keeping patients safe.
While schools may reopen with the necessary precautions, online learning may still be required going forward according to the World Health Organisations.
The programme will ensure the equitable distribution of the coronavirus vaccine once this is successfully found.
Twenty-four countries reported having either a critically low stock of antiretroviral medicine or disruptions in the supplies.
The lack of global leadership and unity to fight the coronavirus is a bigger threat than the outbreak itself, the head of the World Health Organization said on Monday, adding that politicisation of the pandemic had made it worse.
Meanwhile, Germany's coronavirus reproduction rate jumped to 2.88, up from 1.79 a day earlier.