United Nations press releases
European policymakers, healthcare workers, and parents must step up their efforts to vaccinate children against measles amid an ongoing outbreak across the continent, the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) said.
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it will begin conducting Ebola vaccination trials in Guinea, which if found effective, could be the “game-changer to finally end the epidemic” that has affected nearly 24,000 people, mostly in West Africa.
Three quarters of the world population has no access to proper pain relief treatment, according to a report by the United Nations body charged with overseeing Governments’ compliance with international drug control treaties.
“One billion people—15 per cent of the world’s population—are persons with disabilities, and their rights cannot be ignored,” a group of United Nations human rights experts said.
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