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Senior WHO official to deliver keynote at Qatar Health 2021

Senior WHO official to deliver keynote at Qatar Health 2021

A senior World Health Organisation (WHO) official will deliver the opening ceremony keynote at the upcoming Qatar Health 2021 virtual conference.

WHO director-general to speak on Covid-19 at WISH 2020

WHO director-general to speak on Covid-19 at WISH 2020

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organisation (WHO), has been announced as the latest in a line of high-profile speakers who will be appearing at the virtual 2020 edition of the World Innovation Summit for Health

World Health Organisation urges more attention to ‘Sepsis’

World Health Organisation urges more attention to ‘Sepsis’

Citing ‘recent studies’, the World Health Organisation (WHO) revealed that sepsis kills 11 million people each year, many of them children, and disables millions of others.

WHO calls for aggressive steps to halt virus spread

WHO calls for aggressive steps to halt virus spread

The World Health Organisation has urged countries grappling with coronavirus to step up control measures, saying it is still possible to rein it in, as some nations clamp fresh restrictions on citizens.

Qatar pledges $10mn for WHO's fight against Covid

Qatar pledges $10mn for WHO's fight against Covid

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani announced Saturday that the State of Qatar has pledged $10mn

$8bn pledged to fight Covid-19

$8bn pledged to fight Covid-19

An international pledging conference raised 7.4 bn euros ($8.07bn) Monday to help develop a coronavirus vaccine as well as tests and treatments, launching collective efforts to treat the deadly virus globally.

Qatar, WHO develop virus risk reduction plan for older people

Qatar, WHO develop virus risk reduction plan for older people

Qatar has collaborated with the World Health Organisation (WHO) to develop a Covid-19 risk reduction plan for older people, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has said.

Ministry takes more steps to keep Qatar 'virus-safe'

Ministry takes more steps to keep Qatar 'virus-safe'

In line with the rapid developments related to the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) globally, the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced Monday a number of additional measures

Demand for anti-virus masks soars 100-fold

Demand for anti-virus masks soars 100-fold

Demand for masks, gowns, gloves and other protective gear has risen up to 100-fold and prices have soared due to the China coronavirus, producing a "severe" disruption in global supply, the World Health Organisation (WHO) chief said Friday.

MoPH trains school nurses of WHO-accredited schemes

MoPH trains school nurses of WHO-accredited schemes

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in co-operation with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education and Hamad Medical Corporation and primary health care institutions, organised a workshop

Qatar among top ten countries in fight against Hepatitis C

Qatar among top ten countries in fight against Hepatitis C

Qatar has been listed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as one of the top 10 countries in the world that is on track for the elimination of the Hepatitis C virus

Public Health Ministry organises workshop to combat influenza

Public Health Ministry organises workshop to combat influenza

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in collaboration with World Health Organisation (WHO), organised a workshop and simulation exercise on influenza.