World Health Organization

  1. EU leaders urge unfettered probe into origins of COVID-19

    The WHO study in January and February was "insufficient and inconclusive", the U.S. mission to the U.N. in Geneva said in a statement last month, calling for what it called a timely, transparent and evidence-based second probe to be conducted, including in China.

    Region:
    Europe
    Category:
    Politics
    Author/s:
    By Reuters
    EU leaders on Thursday called for an unfettered investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, first identified in central China, amid criticism of an initial World Health Organization probe.
  2. Taiwan's goal of joining WHO 'unchanged' after U.S. withdrawal: MOFA

     Taiwan's goal of joining the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as attending its annual World Health Assembly (WHA), remains "unchanged" despite the United States' decision to withdraw from the global health body, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) reiterated on Thursday.

    Region:
    Asia
    Category:
    Politics
    Author/s:
    By Focus Taiwan
    Taiwan's goal of joining WHO 'unchanged' after U.S. withdrawal: MOFA
  3. President Tsai protests Taiwan's exclusion from WHA

    President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Tuesday expressed a "solemn protest" against the World Health Organization's refusal to invite Taiwan this year to join the annual meeting of its decision-making body.

    Region:
    Asia
    Category:
    Politics
    Author/s:
    By Focus Taiwan
    President Tsai protests Taiwan's exclusion from WHA