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Trade issues associated with the spread of diseases of animal origin

The FINANCIAL -- The WTO Secretariat has published a new information note about trade issues associated with the spread of…

2 years ago

WHO publishes series of profiles on climate change and health in island states

THE FINANCIAL -- Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are among the most vulnerable nations to climate change in the world.…

2 years ago

WHO: one stillbirth occurs every 16 seconds

The FINANCIAL -- Almost 2 million babies are stillborn every year – or 1 every 16 seconds – according to…

2 years ago

CDC states covid-19 guidance on airborne transmission was posted in error

The FINANCIAL -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its COVID-19 guidance to acknowledge the risk that the…

2 years ago

WHO and EU support medical personnel training in Georgia

The FINANCIAL -- 140 health workers from across Georgia – front-line responders to the pandemic – received specialized training to effectively…

2 years ago

65,000 people already defeated HCV in Georgia

The FINANCIAL -- Yesterday was World Hepatitis Day, declared by the World Health Organization back in 2011. Georgia has a high…

3 years ago

EU and WHO delivered 15 tons of COVID-19 supplies in Georgia

A shipment of medical respirators, masks, goggles, face shields and gowns to enable health-care workers in Georgia to continue to…

3 years ago

Amazon removed 1 million fake coronavirus cures and overpriced products

The FINANCIAL -- The online retail giant removed more than 1 million fake and overpriced coronavirus listings from its online…

3 years ago