TEHRAN, October 10 - Director General of World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called Iran’s measures on developing health and treatment ‘admirable’.
News ID: 13978 Publish Date : 2017/10/10
TEHRAN, September 26 - The World Health Organization said Tuesday it has completed a massive cholera vaccination campaign in restive northeastern Nigeria, where the disease has already killed 54 people.
News ID: 13284 Publish Date : 2017/09/26
TEHRAN, September 25 - The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned of a growing risk of a cholera epidemic at makeshift refugee camps in Bangladesh where hundreds of thousands of Myanmarese Rohingya Muslim refugees are sheltered in dire conditions.
News ID: 13241 Publish Date : 2017/09/25
TEHRAN, July 12, YJC - The World Health Organization (WHO) has indicated that a pre-planned shipment of cholera vaccines to Yemen is likely to be cancelled over security concerns, issues with access and lack of proper logistical support.
News ID: 11087 Publish Date : 2017/07/12
TEHRAN, July 11, YJC - The World Health Organization said measles has killed 35 children in Europe in the last year, calling it an "unacceptable tragedy" that deaths are being caused by a vaccine-preventable disease.
News ID: 11043 Publish Date : 2017/07/11
TEHRAN, June 25, YJC - The United Nations says the number of suspected cholera cases in war-stricken Yemen has surpassed 200,000 while more than 1,300 people have died.
News ID: 10666 Publish Date : 2017/06/25
TEHRAN, June 20, YJC - The World Health Organization says 1,146 people have been killed due to an outbreak of cholera in Yemen since late April, as the impoverished Arab country continues to suffer from Saudi Arabia's deadly campaign.
News ID: 10568 Publish Date : 2017/06/20
TEHRAN, May 13, YJC - The first Ebola outbreak since the crisis in West Africa that killed 11,300 people has been declared in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization said Friday, after the virus caused three deaths in the area.
News ID: 9582 Publish Date : 2017/05/13
Iranian Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute received World Health Organization (WHO) polio-free certificate, said Head of the organization Hamid Kahram.
News ID: 7810 Publish Date : 2017/02/19
MONROVIA, Sept 09, 2014 (AFP) - The World Health Organization warned Monday that Liberia is set to see a huge spike in infections from the Ebola epidemic ravaging west Africa, with thousands of new cases imminent.
News ID: 5021 Publish Date : 2014/09/09
Tehran, YJC. -- WHO’s Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Dr Ala Alwan made a visit to the Gaza Strip and Ramallah on Monday to witness firsthand the humanitarian conditions in Gaza and review the damage to the health infrastructure and facilities and to discuss priorities. Dr Alwan started his mission in Jerusalem where he met with the Palestinian Minister of Health Dr Jawad Awwad and his senior staff.
News ID: 4835 Publish Date : 2014/08/16
Tehran, YJC. -- On World No Tobacco Day, 31 May, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Egypt, the Islamic Republic of Iran, and Pakistan are expected to be among the top growth countries, with respect to tobacco consumption, worldwide, in the next 40 years.
News ID: 4274 Publish Date : 2014/05/29
Tehran, YJC. -- The World Health Organization (WHO) is greatly concerned at the level at which tobacco use, in all its forms, has been aggressively promoted during the airing of drama series screened across the Eastern Mediterranean Region during the holy month of Ramadan.
News ID: 1941 Publish Date : 2013/08/21