The WHO today announces the launch of the COVID-19 Technology Access Pool (C-TAP), a global open collaboration in the fight against COVID-19 to make vaccines, drugs and other health technologies against COVID-19 accessible to all.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a guideline for the use of digital health interventions to strengthen health systems.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced a wide-ranging reorganisation to modernise how it delivers on its role as ‘the world’s leading authority on public health’.
Research carried out during the 2018 Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria used rapid, portable genomic sequencing technology to identify viruses without prior knowledge of the cause of disease. This enabled researchers to allay fears and direct the public health interventions to limit the spread of the virus and help to protect more people from disease.