The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a Qatar Foundation (QF) initiative, joined the pledge for gender equality in the health workforce at a virtual event hosted by the Government of France, World Health Organization (WHO) and Women in Global Health (WGH)
Hong Kong expanded a ban on entry for non-residents from several countries as global health authorities raced to curb a potential outbreak of the Omicron virus, while Australia's cabinet will review containment steps on Tuesday after five tested positive.
The World Health Organization is convening an experts' meeting from Geneva at midday (1100 GMT) on Friday to assess the new COVID-19 variant B.1.1.529 amid growing concern, WHO spokesperson Christian Lindmeier said.
The second day of Cityscape Qatar 2021 highlighted a number of new projects and developer launches happening across the country.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) and Qatar on Monday launched a new multi-year collaboration to make the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, a beacon for physical and mental health promotion, and also a model for ensuring future mega sport events are healthy and safe.
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tuesday thanked Qatar for facilitating the delivery of critical WHO health supplies to Kabul, Afghanistan
The World Health Organization on Friday proposed a second phase of studies into the origins of the coronavirus in China, including audits of laboratories and markets in Wuhan, calling for transparency from authorities.
ACS International School Doha has held a ceremony to mark the completion of its first year at its new campus in Al Kheesa.
A World Health Organisation (WHO) polio vaccination drive, being monitored by Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) with strict Covid-19 preventive measures, benefitted some 860,499 under five years-old children across Idlib and Aleppo.
Samples from a study suggesting the coronavirus was circulating outside China by October 2019 have been re-tested at the World Health Organization's (WHO) request, two scientists who led the Italian research said.
The World Health Organization on Friday said local conditions needed to be taken into account if a country is planning to allow vaccinated people not to wear masks in public.
The World Health Organisation Friday urged rich countries to reconsider plans to vaccinate children and instead donate Covid-19 shots to the Covax scheme that shares them with poorer nations.