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Country Cases New Cases Total Deaths Today's Deaths Recovered Active Critical Cases/ 1M people Deaths/ 1M people
Total 13236265 +6570 575543 +562 7696551 4964171 58881 73.8 1698

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WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19

WHO today accepted the recommendation from the Solidarity Trial’s International Steering Committee to discontinue the trial’s hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir... more

Jul , 13, 2020 7:49 PM

WHO: access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19 as AIDS response stalls

Seventy-three countries have warned that they are at risk of stock-outs of antiretroviral (ARV) medicines as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new WHO survey conducted ahead of the…... more

Jul , 13, 2020 7:17 PM

Poor quality medicines putting the lives of pregnant women at risk

 Good-quality medicines, given at the right time, can save the lives of pregnant and recently pregnant women and their newborn babies. New evidence synthesis reveals however, that in... more

Jul , 10, 2020 6:03 PM

WHO and partners to help more than 1 billion people quit tobacco to reduce risk of COVID-19

GENEVA — A new Access Initiative for Quitting Tobacco aims to help the world's 1.3 billion tobacco users quit. Stopping smoking is more important than ever as evidence reveals that smokers ar... more

Jul , 10, 2020 2:40 PM

Study estimates more than one million Indians died from snakebite envenoming over past two decades

 India is among the countries most dramatically affected by snakebite and accounts for almost half the total number of annual deaths in the world. Authors of the article entitled &l... more

Jul , 10, 2020 10:40 AM

Addressing the crisis in antibiotic development

Today, more than 20 leading biopharmaceutical companies are announcing the launch of the AMR Action Fund that will invest in developing innovative antibac... more

Jul , 09, 2020 3:49 PM

Independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response announced

WHO Director-General today announced the initiation of the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPR) to evaluate the world’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.In…... more

Jul , 09, 2020 1:40 PM

UN Public Service Day

Honouring the public servants who have been working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.... more

Jul , 08, 2020 4:19 AM

WHO experts to travel to China

WHO experts will travel to China to work together with their Chinese counterparts to prepare scientific plans for identifying the zoonotic source of the SARS-COV-2 virus. The experts will deve... more

Jul , 07, 2020 6:56 PM

Update from WHO and Pew Charitable Trusts: urgent action needed to accelerate antibiotic development

Just as the COVID-19 pandemic started taking the world by storm, The World Health Organization (WHO) and The Pew Charitable…... more

Jul , 07, 2020 3:18 PM

WHO launches iSupport Lite

The recent COVID-19 pandemic and resulting breakdown of community-based services for people with dementia and their caregivers emphasized the importance of providing caregivers with accessible publ... more

Jul , 06, 2020 1:48 PM

Introductory meeting of WHO’s Strategic and Technical Advisory Group for Tuberculosis

An introductory meeting of WHO’s Strategic and Technical Advisory Group for Tuberculosis (STAG-TB) was held on 24-25 June 2020. STAG-TB, which is comprised of 15 eminent experts from min... more

Jul , 01, 2020 3:21 PM

10th Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared over; vigilance against flare-ups and support for survivors must continue

Today marks the end of the 10th outbreak of Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This long, complex and difficult outbreak has been overcome due to the leadership and…... more

Jun , 30, 2020 1:24 PM

WHO urges countries to expand access to rapid molecular tests for the detection of TB and drug-resistant TB

The World Health Organization (WHO) is urging countries to expand access to rapid molecular tests for the detection of TB and drug-resistant TB in updated consolidated guidelines, released today. T... more

Jun , 30, 2020 1:05 PM

WHO speaks at the European Parliament on the COVID-19 response

On June 25, WHO Director General Dr Tedros  Adhanom Ghebreyesus and Dr Hand Kluge, Regional Director of WHO Europe, spoke at the European Parliament Committee for Environment, Public Health an... more

Jun , 30, 2020 7:44 AM

Partners in health: Germany and France commit to increased support to WHO affirming the Organization’s crucial role in global public health

Germany and France have reconfirmed their political, financial and technical support to WHO. His Excellency Olivier Véran, Minister for Solidarity and Health of the Republic of France, and H... more

Jun , 30, 2020 7:29 AM

Timeline of WHO’s response to COVID-19

WHO provides this timeline of the organization’s COVID-19 response activities for general information. WHO will update the timeline on a regular basis and in light of evolving events and new informa... more

Jun , 29, 2020 2:24 PM

8th TRIAD Meeting: Statement

The 2020 “Triad Statement” was issued at the close of the 8th biennial meeting of the WHO, the International Confederation of Midwives, and the International Council of N... more

Jun , 29, 2020 12:34 PM

Final Statement on the 8th meeting of the International Health Regulations (2005)

Emergency Committee for Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (provinces of Ituri, North Kivu, and South Kivu) on 26 June 2020 The 8th meeting of the... more

Jun , 26, 2020 4:57 PM

ACT-Accelerator update

The tools developed will benefit the whole world, and by saving lives and reducing severe COVID-19 disease, contribute to the goal of protecting health systems and restoring full societal and…... more

Jun , 26, 2020 11:55 AM

Sustained decline in sleeping sickness cases puts elimination within reach

Countries endemic for human African trypanosomiasis, HAT (also known as sleeping sickness) continue to report fewer cases, indicating that the disease is well on course for elimination as a public hea... more

Jun , 25, 2020 10:32 AM

IOC joins forces with WHO and the United Nations to fight COVID-19

The International Olympic Committee and WHO together with the United Nations launch a partnership to encourage individuals and communities around the world to be #HEALTHYTogether. The three partners a... more

Jun , 23, 2020 1:27 PM

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