WHO Calls on Countries to Take Actions Against Global Warming to Save Lives

The World Health Organisation has stated that millions of lives could be saved by reining in global warming. The organization urgedCOP26 summit to take serious climate action to improve public health worldwide. In an 82-page COP26 special report, The WHO reported that burning of fossil fuel damages human health and that climatic change is the […]

FG Plans Procurement of New WHO Recommended Malaria Vaccine

Earlier this week, the World Health Organization (WHO) approved the widespread use of the RTS,S/AS01 (RTS,S) malaria vaccine among children in sub-Saharan Africa and in other regions with moderate to high P. falciparum malaria transmission. WHO reported that this came based on results from an ongoing pilot programme in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi that has […]

WHO Recommends Historic Malaria Vaccine for Use

The World Health Organization (WHO) has approved the widespread use of the RTS,S/AS01 (RTS,S) malaria vaccine among children in sub-Saharan Africa and in other regions with moderate to high P. falciparum malaria transmission. WHO reports that this came based on results from an ongoing pilot programme in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi that has reached more […]