Covid19 Live Update

Recovered

22334560

7402492

Active Cases

956422

Deaths

215

Affected Countries

    Overall Stats

  • Total Cases
  • Total Recovered
  • Total Deaths
Country Cases New Cases Total Deaths Today's Deaths Recovered Active Critical Cases/ 1M people Deaths/ 1M people
Total 30693474 +7865 956422 +697 22334560 7402492 61409 122.7 3938

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WHO and UNICEF recommit to accelerating health and well-being at all ages

The World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF today s... more

Sep , 18, 2020 3:51 PM

WHO validates Myanmar for eliminating trachoma as a public health problem

The World Health Organization (WHO) has validated Myanmar for having eliminated trachoma as a public health problem. Myanmar is the tenth country worldwide and the second country in WHO’s South-East... more

Sep , 17, 2020 10:20 AM

Keep health workers safe to keep patients safe: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) is calling on governments and health care leaders to address persistent threats to the health and safety of health workers and patients. “The…... more

Sep , 17, 2020 7:31 AM

Launch of the 2020 Global Action Plan for Healthy Lives and Well-being for All progress report

Twenty-five speakers, including Ministers and senior officials from Member States, WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and Principals of the signatory agencies, participated in an on... more

Sep , 17, 2020 7:04 AM

Join Us: Official UN General Assembly Side Event on progress and multisectoral action to End TB

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Russian Federation are organizing an official UN General Assembly virtual side-event: PROGRESS AND MULTISECTORAL ACTION TOWARDS ACHIEVING GL... more

Sep , 15, 2020 4:16 PM

WHO’s three messages for UN75

As the world comes together at an unprecedented virtual session of the 75th UN General Assembly (UNGA), WHO has three messages to share.... more

Sep , 15, 2020 4:06 PM

Statement from the first ACT-Accelerator Facilitation Council meeting

We acknowledge the urgency of catalysing a step-change in political support and financing for the ACT- Accelerator in order to enable it to deliver on its mission of accelerating the discovery and dep... more

Sep , 15, 2020 3:30 PM

Coronavirus Global Response: Access to COVID-19 Tools-Accelerator Facilitation Council holds inaugural meeting

Today Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, and Dr Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, co-hosted the inaugural meeting of the Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Acce... more

Sep , 15, 2020 3:25 PM

GDG Virtual Meeting on the update of the Consolidated Guidelines for use of antiretrovirals for preventing and treating HIV infection

WHO has made available the membership of the Guidelines Development Group (GDG) for the update of the WHO "Consolidated Guidelines for use of antiretrovirals for preventing and treating HIV infection.... more

Sep , 14, 2020 9:30 AM

WHO calls for global action on sepsis - cause of 1 in 5 deaths worldwide

The World Health Organization’s first global report on sepsis finds that the effor... more

Sep , 10, 2020 3:46 PM

More than 3 billion people protected from harmful trans fat in their food

Two years into the World Health Organization’s (WHO) ambitious effort to eliminate industrially produced trans fats from the global food supply, the Organization reports that 58 countries so…... more

Sep , 09, 2020 1:00 PM

COVID-19 could reverse decades of progress toward eliminating preventable child deaths, agencies warn

With the number of under-five deaths at an all-time recorded low of 5.2 million in 2019, disruptions in child and maternal health services due to the C... more

Sep , 09, 2020 9:02 AM

Every woman’s right to a companion of choice during childbirth

WHO strongly recommends supporting women to have a chosen companion during labour and childbirth, inclu... more

Sep , 09, 2020 7:00 AM

Leprosy: countries should step-up prevention initiatives to stimulate sluggish decline in new cases

New cases of leprosy are decreasing, but not at the anticipated rate. In order to accelerate the annual decline, countries should screen contacts and treat eligible contacts with single-dose rifampici... more

Sep , 08, 2020 3:46 PM

Dengue control: three-year Indonesia trial shows promising results

A three-year trial in Indonesia has produced encouraging results that show a significant reduction in the number of dengue cases. It involved the release Wolbachia-infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in... more

Sep , 07, 2020 1:12 PM

Malaria and COVID-19: country perspectives

How have country-based malaria experts adapted to the double challenge of malaria and COVID-19? What successes have they achieved, and where are the remaining gaps?  In a virtual forum on 3 Se... more

Sep , 07, 2020 11:28 AM

Ending Preventable Maternal Mortality online consultation for coverage targets for Ending Preventable Maternal Mortality

Ending Preventable Maternal Mortality (EPMM) is a global initiative with the ultimate goal of ending preventable maternal mortality to support achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ta... more

Sep , 04, 2020 1:59 PM

WHO convenes expert group for behaviour change

The World Health Organization convened its first Technical Advisory Group on Behavioural Insights and Sciences for Health.“The COVID-19 pandemic has taught the world that public…... more

Sep , 03, 2020 6:58 AM

Letter to malaria partners (September 2020)

This letter will focus largely on WHO’s efforts to address the double challenge of malaria & COVID-19. Our work in recent months has been carried out in close collaboration with country-based expert... more

Sep , 02, 2020 5:05 PM

New research helps to increase understanding of the impact of COVID-19 for pregnant women and their babies

Pregnant women with COVID-19 are less likely than non-pregnant women with COVID-19 to have symptoms, but more likely to need intensive care if severely ill – according to new findings... more

Sep , 01, 2020 10:31 PM

In WHO global pulse survey, 90% of countries report disruptions to essential health services since COVID-19 pandemic

WHO to roll out learning and monitoring tools to improve service provision during pandemicThe World Health Organization (WHO) today published a first indicative…... more

Aug , 31, 2020 10:00 AM

First Ladies of Nigeria mobilize around the Global Strategy for Elimination of Cervical Cancer

Nigeria’s First Ladies Against Cancer (FLAC) have issued a statement in support of the Global Strategy to Accelerate the Elimination of Cervical Cancer as a Public Health Problem.... more

Aug , 31, 2020 8:37 AM

Launch of the Every Newborn Action Plan: 2025 Coverage Targets and Milestones

Launch of the Every Newborn Action Plan: 2025 Coverage Targets and Milestones on 3 September 2020... more

Aug , 29, 2020 3:17 PM

WHO Information Notice for Users of In Vitro Diagnostics 2020/4

Purpose of this notice: To ensure users of Thermo Fisher Scientific TaqPath™ COVID-19 CE-IVD RT-PCR kit are aware of a mandatory software update and reinforce certain parts in the instructions for u... more

Aug , 26, 2020 10:17 AM

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