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no responses. March 28, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Covid-19: 5 Ways To Stay Physically Active During Self-quarantine


#Covid-19: 5 Ways To Stay Physically Active During Self-quarantine

As many people are currently confined to their homes because of the COVID-19 pandemic, WHO/Europe has developed a guide to help people integrate simple, safe ways […]

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UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep COVID-19 From ‘Circling Back’

no responses. March 26, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep Pandemic From ‘Circling Back’


COVID-19: UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep Pandemic From ‘Circling Back’

To confront the unprecedented worldwide challenge posed by the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, top UN officials on Wednesday, launched a massive humanitarian appeal to mitigate its impact, […]

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FIFA

no responses. March 24, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Coronavirus: WHO, FIFA Launch New Awareness Campaign


Coronavirus: WHO, FIFA Launch New Awareness Campaign

FIFA, the international governing body of football, and the World Health Organization (WHO) have teamed up to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) by launching a new awareness […]

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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. March 18, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: WHO Seeks Urgent, Aggressive Actions To Combat COVID-19, As Cases Soar In South-East Asia Region


#Coronavirus: WHO Seeks Urgent, Aggressive Actions To Combat COVID-19, As Cases Soar In South-East Asia Region

The World Health Organization has called on Member states in South-East Asia Region to urgently scale-up aggressive measures to combat COVID-19, as confirmed cases cross 480, […]

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#Covid-19: "To Break The Chains Of Transmission You Must Test And Isolate”- WHO

no responses. March 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Covid-19: “To Break The Chains Of Transmission, You Must Test And Isolate- WHO


#Covid-19: “To Break The Chains Of Transmission, You Must Test And Isolate- WHO

‘You cannot fight a fire blindfolded’: WHO chief blasts slow virus testing response “The most effective way to prevent infections and save lives, is breaking the […]

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#COVID-19: “Be Empathetic To Those Affected, As Stress Levels Continue To Mount -WHO

no responses. March 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID-19: “Be Empathetic To Those Affected, As Stress Levels Continue To Mount -WHO


#COVID-19: “Be Empathetic To Those Affected, As Stress Levels Continue To Mount -WHO

Since January when the World Health Organization (WHO) determined the outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, to be a “public health emergency of international concern”, […]

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Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Coronavirus Spread

no responses. March 12, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: 5 Things You Should Know Now, About COVID-19 Pandemic


#Coronavirus: 5 Things You Should Know Now, About COVID-19 Pandemic

On Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) upgraded the status of the COVID-19 outbreak from epidemic to pandemic. Here are five important pieces of information on […]

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no responses. March 4, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: ‘We Can’t Stop COVID-19 Without Protecting Health Workers’: WHO Chief


#Coronavirus: ‘We Can’t Stop COVID-19 Without Protecting Health Workers’: WHO Chief

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday, warned that shortage of protective equipment is endangering health workers worldwide, citing “severe and mounting disruption to the global […]

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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. February 21, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID-19: More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Disease


#COVID-19: More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Disease

Twenty-four countries in the African region have confirmed to the World Health Organization (WHO) that they can test for potential COVID-19 cases. Two weeks ago only […]

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Malnutrition in children

no responses. February 18, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria Ranks Bottom 10 Globally For Child Flourishing- New Report


Nigeria Ranks Bottom 10 Globally For Child Flourishing- New Report

If global warming exceeds 4°C by the year 2100 in line with current projections, this would lead to devastating health consequences for children, due to rising […]

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#Coronavirus: ECOWAS May Need About Fifty Million Dollars To Combat Epidemic

no responses. February 18, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: ECOWAS Needs About Fifty Million Dollars To Combat Epidemic


#Coronavirus: ECOWAS Needs About Fifty Million Dollars To Combat Epidemic

As Egypt confirmed its first case of a deadly coronavirus, the Director General, West African Health Organisation (WAHO), Professor Stanley Okolo, says ECOWAS member states may […]

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‘This is a time for facts, not fear,’ says WHO chief as COVID-19 virus spreads

no responses. February 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID-19: Time For Facts, Not Fear,’ Says WHO Chief As Virus Spreads


#COVID-19: Time For Facts, Not Fear,’ Says WHO Chief As Virus Spreads

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday cautioned against panic over COVID-19 but also urged governments to step up their efforts to prepare […]

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#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing COVID-19 Virus Treatment Master Plan

no responses. February 13, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan


#COVID19: UN Health Agency Developing Treatment Master Plan

The World Health Organization (WHO) is developing a master plan for coordinating clinical trials that could lead to potential therapies for patients infected with the COVID-19 […]

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Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Coronavirus Spread

no responses. February 12, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#COVID-19: Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Spread


#COVID-19: Meeting Of Top Scientists Underway To Slow Spread

Deaths from the coronavirus epidemic have surpassed 1,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday, as hundreds of health experts began meeting at its headquarters […]

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UNFPA Executive Director ,Dr. Natalia Kanem,in Abuja,Nigeria at a pre-launch briefing

no responses. February 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#ZeroTolerance4FGM: UNFPA,UNICEF,And WHO Call For Strong Political Leadership, Commitment


#ZeroTolerance4FGM: UNFPA,UNICEF,And WHO Call For Strong Political Leadership, Commitment

Unleashing Youth Power: A Decade of Accelerating Actions Towards Zero Female Genital Mutilation As the world marks International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation […]

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Female Genital Mutilation costs $1.4 billion annually: UN health agency

no responses. February 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Female Genital Mutilation Costs $1.4 Billion Annually: UN Health Agency


Female Genital Mutilation Costs $1.4 Billion Annually: UN Health Agency

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) poses serious risks to the health and well-being of women and girls, but it also exacts a crippling economic toll, according to […]

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World Health Organization: WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti

no responses. February 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Female Genital Mutilation: Over 3M Girls At Risk Every Year- WHO


Female Genital Mutilation: Over 3M Girls At Risk Every Year- WHO

Eliminating FGM Will Require Full Support Of Donors And Decision-makers Globally, Female Genital Mutilation FGM is estimated to have been performed on more than 200 million […]

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#Coronavirus: WHO Declares New Outbreak A Public Health Emergency Of International Concern

no responses. January 31, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: WHO Declares New Outbreak A Public Health Emergency Of International Concern


#Coronavirus: WHO Declares New Outbreak A Public Health Emergency Of International Concern

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that the new coronavirus outbreak is a public health emergency of international concern, officials announced yesterday (Jan. 30). The […]

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Coronavirus: First Case Confirmed In Gulf Region, WHO To Assess Global Emergency Risk On Thursday

no responses. January 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: First Case Confirmed In Gulf Region, WHO To Assess Global Emergency Risk On Thursday


#Coronavirus: First Case Confirmed In Gulf Region, WHO To Assess Global Emergency Risk On Thursday

On Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that the coronavirus outbreak has now spread to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The vast majority of cases […]

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4th US Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed As Death Toll Rises To 56 In China

no responses. January 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Coronavirus: WAHO Calls For Precautionary Measures


Coronavirus: WAHO Calls For Precautionary Measures

WAHO Statement on the Outbreak of Novel Coronavirus in China This statement on the recent outbreak of Coronavirus infection in China is issued by the West […]

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