WHO says H5N8 transmission to humans is possible

WHO says H5N8 transmission to humans is possible

(VOVWORLD) - The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in Vietnam have issued a press release urging the Vietnamese Government and public to be vigilant against H5N8...
UN calls for global COVID-19 vaccination plan

UN calls for global COVID-19 vaccination plan

(VOVWORLD) - UN Secretary General Antonio Gutteres on Wednesday called for a global COVID-19 vaccination plan to bring together the required political power, scientific expertise, and production and financial capacities
WHO leaves open hypotheses on COVID origins

WHO leaves open hypotheses on COVID origins

(VOVWORLD) - WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Friday that all hypotheses on the origins of COVID-19 remained on the table, following an investigative mission in China
WHO team opens SAR-CoV-2 investigation in China

WHO team opens SAR-CoV-2 investigation in China

(VOVWORLD) - After completing an obligatory quarantine on Thursday, a team of World Health Organization experts opened an investigation of the origin of the SAR-Cov-2 virus, which was first reported in Wuhan...
WHO representative praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight

WHO representative praises Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnam has been managing the COVID-19 outbreaks effectively, keeping the number of infections and deaths relatively lower than those of other countries, said Representative of the World Health Organization ...
WHO urges fairer COVID vaccine distribution

WHO urges fairer COVID vaccine distribution

(VOVWORLD) - The world is on the brink of “catastrophic moral failure” in sharing COVID-19 vaccines, the head of the World Health Organization said on Monday, urging countries and manufacturers...