Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

Pandemic in Europe won’t be over until 70 percent are vaccinated, says WHO

The WHO's European director warned Friday that the Covid-19 pandemic won't end until at least 70 percent of people are vaccinated, and criticised Europe's vaccine rollout as "too slow".

WHO to set up pandemic data hub in Berlin
Germany

WHO to set up pandemic data hub in Berlin

WHO scientist who spoke out on early crisis in Italy resigns
Italy

WHO scientist who spoke out on early crisis in Italy resigns

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

Covid-19 cases in Europe back on the rise after weeks of decline

Italy’s WHO whistle-blower: ‘I don’t want this swept under the carpet’
Italy

Italy’s WHO whistle-blower: ‘I don’t want this swept under the carpet’

‘Italy showed the epidemic could be turned around’: WHO
Italy

‘Italy showed the epidemic could be turned around’: WHO

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

Europe’s ‘alarming’ infection rates and shorter quarantine periods worry WHO chiefs

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Denmark

Danish 15-year-olds drink most alcohol in Europe

Norway pledges $1bn to global coronavirus vaccination
Norway

Norway pledges $1bn to global coronavirus vaccination

‘Blaming won’t help’: Germany slams Trump’s WHO payment freeze
Germany

‘Blaming won’t help’: Germany slams Trump’s WHO payment freeze

Norway calls for UN fund to help poor countries fight coronavirus
Norway

Norway calls for UN fund to help poor countries fight coronavirus

Taiwan pleads for access to key WHO meeting in Switzerland
Switzerland

Taiwan pleads for access to key WHO meeting in Switzerland

WHO chief reverses Mugabe ambassador appointment
Switzerland

WHO chief reverses Mugabe ambassador appointment

WHO: No Zika vaccine before 2020
Switzerland

WHO: No Zika vaccine before 2020

INTERVIEW: Why Sweden’s role in global health is so important
Sweden

INTERVIEW: Why Sweden’s role in global health is so important

Germany ‘among worst in Europe’ for vaccinating children
Germany

Germany ‘among worst in Europe’ for vaccinating children

More than half of Sweden’s kids are too inactive: study
Sweden

More than half of Sweden’s kids are too inactive: study

WHO calls for action against air pollution
Switzerland

WHO calls for action against air pollution

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

What can Europe do to battle ‘pandemic fatigue’?

Italy has ‘moderate’ risk of Zika virus outbreak: WHO
Italy

Italy has ‘moderate’ risk of Zika virus outbreak: WHO

WHO launches first guidelines for treating FGM victims
Switzerland

WHO launches first guidelines for treating FGM victims

UN: ‘breast is best’ so quit promoting baby formula
Switzerland

UN: ‘breast is best’ so quit promoting baby formula

Where are the most polluted cities in France?
France

Where are the most polluted cities in France?

Environment behind 1/4 of deaths globally: WHO
Switzerland

Environment behind 1/4 of deaths globally: WHO

Zika virus spreading ‘explosively’: WHO
Switzerland

Zika virus spreading ‘explosively’: WHO

Obesity turns into ‘exploding nightmare’: WHO report
Switzerland

Obesity turns into ‘exploding nightmare’: WHO report

WHO declares end to Ebola virus epidemic
Switzerland

WHO declares end to Ebola virus epidemic

WHO hypes Paris climate summit prospects
Switzerland

WHO hypes Paris climate summit prospects

Spain is ready to give up cancer-causing jamón… and pigs might fly
Spain

Spain is ready to give up cancer-causing jamón… and pigs might fly

Every fifth German worried over meat intake
Germany

Every fifth German worried over meat intake

Fear not, eat bratwurst, says food minister
Germany

Fear not, eat bratwurst, says food minister

‘Swiss eat half as much meat as Americans’
Switzerland

‘Swiss eat half as much meat as Americans’

MERS deaths in South Korea a ‘wakeup call’
Switzerland

MERS deaths in South Korea a ‘wakeup call’

Merkel warns WHO meet of antibiotics dangers
Switzerland

Merkel warns WHO meet of antibiotics dangers

Report slams WHO’s ‘poor’ response to Ebola
Switzerland

Report slams WHO’s ‘poor’ response to Ebola

Norway’s men soon to be among Europe’s fattest
Norway

Norway’s men soon to be among Europe’s fattest

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Switzerland

WHO unveils plan to wipe out Ebola virus

Ebola cases in West Africa rise to 26,000
Switzerland

Ebola cases in West Africa rise to 26,000

Yemen faces collapse of health system: WHO
Switzerland

Yemen faces collapse of health system: WHO

Foodborne disease ‘worse than reported’
Austria

Foodborne disease ‘worse than reported’

WHO catches on to ketchup’s ‘hidden sugar’
Switzerland

WHO catches on to ketchup’s ‘hidden sugar’

Madrid: experts warn on deadly noise pollution
Spain

Madrid: experts warn on deadly noise pollution

‘Lifestyle diseases’ kill 16 million a year: WHO
Switzerland

‘Lifestyle diseases’ kill 16 million a year: WHO

WHO downplays Ebola vaccine trial suspension
Switzerland

WHO downplays Ebola vaccine trial suspension

Ebola worries offset malaria gains: WHO
Switzerland

Ebola worries offset malaria gains: WHO

Cuban Ebola patient set for Geneva release
Switzerland

Cuban Ebola patient set for Geneva release

Spain officially free of Ebola: WHO
Spain

Spain officially free of Ebola: WHO

WHO lowers Ebola death toll after counting ‘error’
Switzerland

WHO lowers Ebola death toll after counting ‘error’

Cuban Ebola patient in Geneva ‘improving’
Switzerland

Cuban Ebola patient in Geneva ‘improving’

First Ebola virus patient to be treated in Geneva
Switzerland

First Ebola virus patient to be treated in Geneva

New bird flu expected to spread in Europe: WHO
Switzerland

New bird flu expected to spread in Europe: WHO

Concern raised over Legionnaire’s in Portugal
Switzerland

Concern raised over Legionnaire’s in Portugal

Canada and Australia rapped for Ebola policies
Switzerland

Canada and Australia rapped for Ebola policies

Swiss Ebola vaccine trials cleared to start
Switzerland

Swiss Ebola vaccine trials cleared to start

Roche seeks fast track for Ebola virus test
Switzerland

Roche seeks fast track for Ebola virus test

WHO slammed for ‘slow’ response to Ebola virus
Switzerland

WHO slammed for ‘slow’ response to Ebola virus

Canadian Ebola vaccine headed for Geneva
Switzerland

Canadian Ebola vaccine headed for Geneva

Risk of Ebola spread in Europe ‘low’: WHO
Switzerland

Risk of Ebola spread in Europe ‘low’: WHO

Update: refugee checked for Ebola virus in Vaud
Switzerland

Update: refugee checked for Ebola virus in Vaud

Panel OKs Ebola drug as death toll tops 1,000
Switzerland

Panel OKs Ebola drug as death toll tops 1,000

WHO declares Ebola world ‘health emergency’
Switzerland

WHO declares Ebola world ‘health emergency’

Hamburg could treat infected Ebola doctor
Germany

Hamburg could treat infected Ebola doctor

Fewer AIDS cases raise hopes of beating disease
Switzerland

Fewer AIDS cases raise hopes of beating disease

Ebola death toll rises in west Africa: WHO
Switzerland

Ebola death toll rises in west Africa: WHO

Rising global alcohol use is deadly threat: WHO
Switzerland

Rising global alcohol use is deadly threat: WHO

WHO: antibiotics misuse sparks superbug rise
Switzerland

WHO: antibiotics misuse sparks superbug rise

WHO raises concerns over Ebola outbreak
Switzerland

WHO raises concerns over Ebola outbreak

Norway to lead international Covid-19 task force
Norway

Norway to lead international Covid-19 task force

French €1.5b anti-cancer plan in eight key points
France

French €1.5b anti-cancer plan in eight key points

WHO campaigns against mercury thermometers
Switzerland

WHO campaigns against mercury thermometers

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Sweden

Cuba blocks Swedish alcohol demands

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Sweden

WHO adopts Swedish alcohol resolution

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Sweden

Sweden evaluates swine flu response

Teetotaling Swedes toast national sobriety day
Sweden

Teetotaling Swedes toast national sobriety day

Rise in STDs among young Swedes: report
Sweden

Rise in STDs among young Swedes: report

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Switzerland

Muslim hajj pilgrimage in focus amid virus fears

WHO tells French to stay calm amid virus fears
France

WHO tells French to stay calm amid virus fears

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Switzerland

Former WHO director general dies in France

Powerful franc prompts WHO to mull job cuts
Switzerland

Powerful franc prompts WHO to mull job cuts

WHO says Europe can fight virus without lockdowns

WHO says Europe can fight virus without lockdowns

Migrants need better access to health care in Europe: WHO
Denmark

Migrants need better access to health care in Europe: WHO

From farm to plate – how safe is your food?
Spain

From farm to plate – how safe is your food?