UN says ‘not the time’ as Trump suspends WHO funds over pandemic

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he had instructed his administration to suspend funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, in a move... Read more »

WHO Ethiopia Annual Report 2017 – Ethiopia

“This report documents the 2017 work of the WHO country team for ETHIOPIA – the focus and achievements of the country team made possible by the extraordinary support of the WHO Regional... Read more »

WHO: Africa’s healthcare suffering from lack of funding | News

A lack of funding is hampering the fight to improve healthcare in Africa, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) regional director for the continent has warned, calling for additional resources to improve access... Read more »

Reaching key populations to prevent the spread of disease in Ethiopia | WHO

In Ethiopia, thousands of pilgrims flock to holy water sites for spiritual cleansing and physical healing. People often drink the holy water and perform ceremonial cleansing for their bodies or those of... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Dr. Tedros Adhanom, New Director-General, Begins Work at WHO

VOA – The World Health Organization’s new director-general, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia, began his five-year term Saturday. The former Ethiopian health and foreign minister is the first African chosen to... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tedros takes office: Tasks ahead for the non-physician who leads WHO

Global healthcare chalked a piece of history on May 23, 2017, with the election of Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as new head of the World Health Organization (WHO). The epoch-making feat of... Read more »

New WHO director from Ethiopia begins work

GENEVA: The new director general of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom, took over managing the UN health agency on Saturday, the WHO said. A specialist in malaria, Tedros served as health... Read more »

Empty Suit, Director–General, Gates World Health Organization (G-WHO)

By Alemayehu G. Mariam I knew from the get go that the whole WHO “election” for “director-general” was a sham, a set up. Just like the 2015 Ethiopia “election” which resulted in... Read more »

WHO picks Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu of Ethiopia to lead the global health agency

Former Ethiopian health minister Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected Tuesday to become the next director-general of the World Health Organization. (Fabrice Coffrini/Agence France-Presse via Getty Images) The governing body of the World... Read more »

WHO chooses Dr. Tedros Adhanom, first African to head the global health agency

Ethiopian Minister of Foreign Affairs Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a press conference launching his candidacy to the post of Director General of World Health Organization (WHO), on the sidelines of the WHO’s... Read more »