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# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Two more monkeypox cases in Ireland as health authorities say the increase was expected
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Two more monkeypox cases in Ireland as health authorities say the increase was expected

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 5:03 PM 20,879 Views 19 Comments

A total of six cases have now been identified here.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Monday 23 May, 2022

Monkeypox: ECDC says risk to wider population is 'low' but that countries should prepare
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# Risk Assessment

Monkeypox: ECDC says risk to wider population is 'low' but that countries should prepare

Updated May 23rd 2022, 3:45 PM 42,286 Views 41 Comments

As of Saturday, there were 92 confirmed cases of the disease in countries where monkeypox is not endemic.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Monday 24 January, 2022

WHO chief warns against talk of ‘endgame’ in pandemic
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

WHO chief warns against talk of ‘endgame’ in pandemic

Jan 24th 2022, 2:00 PM 41,026 Views 40 Comments

His comments come after Dr David Nabarro said the virus should not be likened to the flu.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Monday 29 November, 2021

Omicron shows need for global accord on pandemics, says WHO chief
# Covid-19 Accord
# Covid-19 Accord

Omicron shows need for global accord on pandemics, says WHO chief

Nov 29th 2021, 2:00 PM 17,209 Views 16 Comments

A virtual meeting of the UN’s health agency is seeking to devise a global action plan for tackling future pandemics.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

WHO chief apologises for sex abuse by staff in Democratic Republic of Congo
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# EBOLA

WHO chief apologises for sex abuse by staff in Democratic Republic of Congo

Sep 28th 2021, 4:22 PM 7,864 Views 4 Comments

The abuses were committed by the UN agency’s staff who were in the country to fight an Ebola outbreak from 2018 to 2020.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Friday 22 January, 2021

WHO agrees deal to supply initial 40 million Covid vaccine doses to poorer countries
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# Covax

WHO agrees deal to supply initial 40 million Covid vaccine doses to poorer countries

Jan 22nd 2021, 10:46 PM 18,132 Views 18 Comments

“We still have a lot of work to do, but the light at the end of the tunnel continues to grow brighter,” the WHO chief said today.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Monday 12 October, 2020

'It's not an option': World Health Organisation warns against attempts to develop Covid-19 herd immunity
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'It's not an option': World Health Organisation warns against attempts to develop Covid-19 herd immunity

Oct 12th 2020, 8:29 PM 45,818 Views 50 Comments

The concept has been frequently referenced since the beginning of the pandemic.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

WHO to investigate sexual abuse allegations in Democratic Republic of Congo
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# EBOLA

WHO to investigate sexual abuse allegations in Democratic Republic of Congo

Sep 30th 2020, 7:59 AM 16,080 Views 2 Comments

The allegations were linked to WHO efforts to tackle Ebola in the country.

# tedros-adhanom-ghebreyesus - Thursday 16 April, 2020

WHO director general thanks 'people of Ireland' for pledge to increase funding
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# Thank WHO

WHO director general thanks 'people of Ireland' for pledge to increase funding

Updated Apr 16th 2020, 10:37 PM 57,950 Views 129 Comments

Simon Coveney said that Ireland will donate €9.5 million to help with the global response to Covid-19.