The European Union announced the allocation of two aid packages worth a total of 40 million euros to support Afghan children. These donations are used in the polio vaccination and support for working children.
US President Donald Trump says he is terminating the relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO) over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Speaking to reporters on Friday at the White House, Trump accused the WHO of becoming essentially a “puppet” organization of China.
The US president said the WHO has failed to implement ...
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on religious leaders of all faiths to join forces, work for peace promotion across the world and focus on the common battle to contain the deadly new coronavirus, known as COVID-19.
April 7th is coincided with Hamal 19 as the World Health Day, which is marked globally each year. From its inception at the First Health Assembly in 1948 and since taking effect in 1950, the celebration has aimed to create awareness of a specific health theme to highlight a priority area of concern for the World Health Organization.
Further tightening the lockdown to contain the coronavirus spread, the government on Tuesday imposed fresh travel restrictions prohibiting the entry of travellers from Afghanistan, Philippines and Malaysia and suspended all flights from the three countries.
The number of new cases from China’s coronavirus epidemic dropped for a third consecutive day on Sunday, as the World Health Organisation chief warned it was “impossible” to predict how the outbreak would develop.
China stepped up measures to contain a virus that has killed 25 people and infected more than 800, with public transport suspended in 10 cities, the shutting of temples and the rapid construction of a hospital to treat the infected.