According to a leading World Health Organization official, a highly mutated COVID variant called BA.2.86 has now been detected in Switzerland and South Africa in addition to Israel, Denmark, the U.S. and the U.K.
At least 17 per cent of all funds related to the government’s coronavirus Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and Paycheck Protection Programme (PPP) schemes were disbursed to potentially fraudulent actors, according to a report released Tuesday by the SBA’s office of inspector general.
The process of implementing the corona vaccine campaign, which was started by the Department of Public Health of Logar Province on the 20th of May, has been successfully completed with the vaccination of more than 76,000 people.
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization, with the help of the Global Vaccine Coalition, started the second round of the Covid-19 vaccination campaign in 17 provinces of Afghanistan.
With the end of COVID-19 and mpox as public health emergencies of international concern, polio remains the only official global health emergency. The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom said.
According to the United Nations children’s agency, some 67 million children around the world partially or completely missed routine vaccinations between 2019 and 2021 because of lockdowns and the disruption to healthcare caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.