“We are on the edge of an abyss,” says UN chief António Guterres

Secretary-General António Guterres issued a wake-up call that the world is on the edge of an…

World without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone gets equal access to vaccines

Health leaders agree that a world without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone has equal…

Vaccine inequity causes ‘dangerous divergence’ in COVID survival rates – UN agency heads

The global rollout of COVID-19 vaccines is progressing at “two alarmingly different speeds”, UN agency leaders…

COVID-19: Africa ‘third wave’ not yet over, while vaccine inequity threatens all

Although new COVID-19 cases in Africa have slowed following an eight-week surge, this “small step forward”…

23 million children missed routine vaccinations last year: Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a major backsliding in childhood vaccinations, with 23 million children worldwide…

Unable to send vaccines as India needs time to review its legal provisions, says US

The United States on Tuesday said that it is ready to ship its COVID-19 vaccines expeditiously…

COVID-19 vaccine booster doses as Delta variant rips around world shows ‘disappointing inequality’: WHO

The COVID-19 Delta variant is travelling around the world at a “scorching pace” driving a new…