By the year 2050, there will be some 9.7 billion people living on Earth, says a UN population report released on Monday.
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This Friday, we cover: Ebola in central Africa still not declared an international emergency, by the World Health Organizatio
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This Wednesday, we cover: the dangers of smoking for World No Tobacco Day; China’s creative economy; sustainability through
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As resistance to antibiotics grows, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched the latest stage of its campaign to figh
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More than seven in 10 people with epilepsy in developing countries are not getting the low-cost care they need, and UN health
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Amid what global Vaccine Alliance Gavi is calling an “unprecedented combination” of epidemics, the UN and partners are suppor
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With the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s worst ever Ebola outbreak now in its tenth month, the United Nations on Thursday
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Many countries need to invest more and take greater action to reduce the number of babies born with low birth weights which
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This Tuesday, we cover: the UN chief in New Zealand’s Christchurch calls for end to hate speech; how a healthy lifestyle can
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As resistance to antibiotics grows, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched the latest stage of its campaign to fight this deadly health risk – likened by the agency to an “invisible pandemic”– with the launch of a new online tool for health professionals on Tuesday.
More than seven in 10 people with epilepsy in developing countries are not getting the low-cost care they need, and UN health experts said on Thursday this could lead to a “significantly higher” risk of death among sufferers than in industrialized nations.
Turner’s work with Women for Women begun after a public outcry surrounding a scene of sexual assault in an episode of Game of Thrones. “I wondered why people feel so impassioned to speak out about a fictional rape when this happens all over the world every day?