World Health Organization

Specialized agency of the United Nations

The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for international public health. The WHO Constitution states its main objective as "the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health". Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, it has six regional offices and 150 field offices worldwide.

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Italy has become the latest EU member to recognise WHO-approved Covishield, after several others like Germany, Switzerland, France and Spain. Indian vaccine card..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 9 hours ago

The number of new COVID-19 cases across the world has seen its biggest fall in more than two months, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said.
2 days ago • Sky News
A report by the World Health Organisation and Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) underlines India's skewed skill-mix ratio in the health workforce with..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 4 days ago

SAGE members and Bharat Biotech officials will hold a meeting where safety and efficacy of Covaxin will be discussed on the basis trial data in India.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

India's indigenously-developed Covid vaccine Covaxin may soon receive Emergency Use Listing by the World Health Organisation, eventually enabling its recipients..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

The government must be prepared to move quickly from "Plan A to Plan B" in order to curb coronavirus should infections rise rapidly, a world expert has said.
Credit: Sky News - Published 1 week ago

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