The World Health Organization’s COVAX programme is the main global scheme to vaccinate people in poor and middle-income countries against coronavirus.
The World Bank is seeing “a huge willingness” on the part of official bilateral creditors to suspend debt payments by the world’s poorest countries
The World Health Organization (WHO) and UN-Water have sounded the alarm for an urgent increase in investment in strong drinking-water and sanitation systems
“Nobody, cancer patients or not cancer patients, should live or die in pain in the 21st century,” Dr Etienne Krug, director of WHO’s department of noncommunicable diseases, told a briefing.
SAN JOSE USA: Facebook does innovation to serve "everyone" in the community and not just the "high end," said founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg in an apparent swipe at Snapchat boss' reported "poor countries" remark. "I think one thing that people probably don't think about as much as we do is innovation to serve everyone in the community, not just the high end," Zuckerberg told Tech Crunch on the sidelines of the annual Facebook Developer Conference (F8) on Tuesday. When asked about the perception of Facebook being less…